"African Pool; Marker: 'Stroke and Division, gentlemen!' Lord S-l-sb-ry (to M. Delcassé): 'Very well - we'll divide!'," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1899
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 17.6 cm (10 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3568

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Salisbury and others at pool table.

Inscription

l.l. in graphite pencil: artist's monogram and "1899"; lower margin in graphite pencil: artist's notes to engraver and 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