"Armenia's Appeal; Armenia (bitterly): 'Gaurdships!!! But-will none of you draw the sword to save me?'," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1895
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.4 x 22.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3494

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

“Armenia” kneeling to crusaders

Inscription

l.r. in graphite pencil: artist's monogram and "1895"

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