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"And the otter grew so proud that she turned head over heels twice, and then stood upright half out of the water, grinning like a Cheshire cat"

1885
Linley Sambourne (English, 1844–1910), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Accession Number

55.2884

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

SWAIN Sc lower left; "Linley Sambourne, Aug 21 '82" lower right

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