"A Home Question," General Bull: "My men are doing splendidly!!" Col. Punch:(Head of the Intelligence Department) "yes sir, they always do. But-is the Forward policy worth all this?," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1897
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.3 x 22.1 cm (6 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3516

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

John Bull mounted, Mr. Punch left on lock.

Inscription

l.r. in graphite pencil: artist's monogram

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund