Abel Beechcroft discovering the body of the Miser in the cellar

George Cruikshank

September 1842


12.3 cm high by 9.9 cm wide, framed

Eighteenth illustration for the volume edition of William Harrison Ainsworth's The Miser's Daughter: A Tale, Book Three, Chapter 12, facing page 269 (second plate for the ninth instalment, September 1842, in Ainsworth's Magazine), encompassing Book III, Chapters 6-10.

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