January 5, 2012

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection

Collection Number: 1981

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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Artist or Author: g. Cruikshank

Creation Year: 1817

Height: 8 3/4 inches

Width: 5 1/2 inches


Book plate print entitled, "Miss Booth as Little Pickle", with "I can't help thinking how devlish tough the drumsticks will be", "Spoiled Child", "Drawn and etched expressly for the British Stage, May 1817". Artist is Cruikshank, image shows the actress holding an arch top kite and reel.

Geographic: United Kingdom

Kite Type: Flat

Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical

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