"But it was a lobster"

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


Accession Number

55.2925

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Boy sitting in front of giant lobster

Inscription

"SWAIN SC" LB; "Linley Sambourned__" RB

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