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Illustrations The Cricket on the Hearth Illustrations

The Cricket on the Hearth Illustrations

Illustrations for The Cricket on the Hearth, published in 1845, were supplied by five artists: Daniel Maclise, Richard Doyle, John Leech, Edwin Landseer, and Clarkson Stanfield. The illustrations were engraved on wood.

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The Cricket on the Hearth 01
Frontispiece
Maclise


The Cricket on the Hearth 02
Title page
Maclise


The Cricket on the Hearth 03
Chirp the first
Doyle


The Cricket on the Hearth 04
The carrier's cart
Stanfield


The Cricket on the Hearth 05
John's arrival
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 06
John and Dot
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 07
Chirp the second
Doyle


The Cricket on the Hearth 08
Caleb at work
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 09
Boxer
Landseer


The Cricket on the Hearth 10
Tilly Slowboy
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 11
Mrs Fielding's lecture
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 12
Chirp the third
Doyle


The Cricket on the Hearth 13
John's reverie
Leech


The Cricket on the Hearth 14
The dance
Leech