"Croquet," Illustration to "Punch's Almanack"

1865
John Leech (English, 1817–1864), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 9.3 x 11.1 cm (3 11/16 x 4 3/8 in.); Sheet: 14.3 x 22.3 cm (5 5/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.2702

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Woman with croquet mallet in hand, Mr. Punch with croquet mallet in hand

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