"Charge against Layard," drawing for illustration to "Punch"

"The Horsey Nephew," drawing for illustration to "Punch"

about 1855
John Leech (English, 1817–1864)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 10.1 cm (9 15/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

55.2794

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper, double-sided

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man eating pie with “Charge Against Layard” written on it

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