George Cruikshank (1792-1878) was a long-term collaborator for illustration for Dickens. In the Print Room are drawings, proofs and sets of images for Sketches by Boz (1836), the Mudfog Papers that appeared in Bentley's Miscellany in 1837, and Oliver Twist, the latter with the draft cover design of the 1846 monthly parts.
'The Bloomsbury Christening', etched illustration by George Cruikshank for Sketches by Boz by Charles Dickens, 1830s. Museum no. 9726:4
'Automaton Police Court and Real Offenders', illustration by George Cruikshank for The Mudfog Papers by Charles Dickens, 1838. Museum no. 9397B/A
'Automaton Police Court and Real Offenders', etched illustration by George Cruikshank for The Mudfog Papers by Charles Dickens, 1880. Museum no. 9397B/1
Drawing by George Cruikshank for the wrapper of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens, 1846. Museum no. 9995A