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"Don't mention it; Itinerant Hawler (to the unfortunate Artists who are taking away their pictures rejected by the Royal Academy): 'Buy a Razor, Gents - Buy a Good Razor!!!'"

1871
Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.3 x 17.5 cm (4 7/16 x 6 7/8 in.); Sheet: 16.2 x 22 cm (6 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2552

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "CK"

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