"Beati Possidentes" Sir Digby (going round to the Mews, finds his new coachman's children playing about, and introduces himself): "Well, my little man, and do you know who I am?" Boy: "Yes, you're the man as rides in father's carriage"...

Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891)


Accession Number

55.2478

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Punch’s Almanac” for 1886 volume 90

Inscription

"CK, lower left"

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