"A Solemn Admonition 'Now tea kettle! don't you sing on a Sunday!'" Illustration to "Punch"

1872
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896)


Dimensions

Block: 11.2 x 9.3 cm (4 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.) Sheet (uneven): 21.3 x 14.7 cm (8 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1686

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Punch, November 2, 1872, vol. 63, p. 187

Inscription

l.l. in block: "DM"; u.r. in graphite pencil: "43"

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