Mr. John Bull in a Quandary, or the anticipated effects of the Railway Calls from George Cruikshank's Table Book, number 11
George Cruikshank, 1792-1878, British; [Bradbury and Evans, London], publisher
Etching for the November issue of "George Cruikshank's Table Book." Like Cruikshank's glyphograph in the same issue ("Mr.
John Bull, in Keeley's celebrated character of Willibald, in the Popular Extravaganza of The Bottle Imp") this print illustrates
a brief article on railroad speculation by the periodical's editor, Gilbert Abbott a Beckett.
Catalogue Raisonne: Reid 4989; Douglas 228; Cohn 191
Inscription: Recto, in plate below design, "Geo Cruikshank" at l.r.