Cruikshank, George

 (1792–1878) English cartoonist and illustrator.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Cruikshank, George — born , Sept. 27, 1792, London, Eng. died Feb. 1, 1878, London English painter, illustrator, and caricaturist. His series of political caricatures for The Scourge (1811–16) established him as the leading political cartoonist of his generation, and …   Universalium

  • Cruikshank,George — Cruik·shank (kro͝okʹshăngk ), George. 1792 1878. British caricaturist and illustrator of the works of Charles Dickens and other novelists. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cruikshank, George — (9/27/1792 London 2/1/1878 London) (England)    Caricaturist and painter. Trained by his father. Apprenticed by completing works by James Gillray. He earned his living with book illustrations and sold caricatures to magazines and newspapers. Like …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

  • Cruikshank, George — (27 sep. 1792, Londres, Inglaterra–1 feb. 1878, Londres). Pintor, ilustrador y caricaturista inglés. Su serie de caricaturas políticas para The Scourge (1811–16) lo situaron como el caricaturista político líder de su generación. Siguió… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE —    a richly gifted English artist, born in London, of Scotch descent; the first exhibition of his talent was in the illustration of books for children, but it was in the line of humorous satire he chiefly distinguished himself; and he first found …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • George Cruikshank — Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • CRUIKSHANK (G.) — CRUIKSHANK GEORGE (1792 1878) Fils et frère d’artistes qui ont consacré une part non négligeable de leur activité à la caricature, George Cruikshank clôt la grande période de la caricature anglaise qui débuta avec Hogarth et se poursuivit avec… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • George — George, David Lloyd George, Henry George, Pierre George, Stefan * * * (as used in expressions) Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, 4 conde de George William Russell Akerlof, George A. Alexander, Harold (Rupert Leofric George) Alexander, 1 conde… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • George Cruikshank — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cruikshank. Auto portrait de George Cruikshank George Cruikshank (Londres, 27 septembre 179 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • George Cruikshank — …   Wikipedia

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