Mr. John Bull in Keeley's character of Willibald in the popular extravaganza of the Bottle Imp
George Cruikshank, 1792-1878, British
Watercolor and graphite
Drawing for a print published in the November 1845 issue of the periodical, "George Cruikshank's Table Book" (1989.21.1981K).
Inscription: Recto, in ink, "George Cruikshank" below design; in pencil, "original sketch for The Table Book" at upper edge
and "Mr. JOHN BULL In Keeley's character of WILLIBALD / in the popular extravaganza of the BOTTLE IMP." at lower edge
Provenance: John Howell, San Francisco; Richard A. Vogler, Los Angeles