Oliver introduced to the respectable Old Gentleman

Oliver introduced to the respectable Old Gentleman

George Cruikshank, 1792-1878

1846 (originally Part 4, May 1837)

Etching on steel

Fourth illustration, The Adventures of Oliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress

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  • Cruikshank’s hand-colored version
  • Gallows with hanged men (detail)
  • Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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