First Stranger: "I beg your pardon, but can you direct me to Marlborough Street?" Second Ditto: "Augh! Ve'y sowwy" -(ponders) -"weally 'fwaid I can't. They -ah- gen'wally take me to Bow Street!" [Hats and apologies]...

Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891)


Accession Number

55.2475

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Punch” 1883 volume 84, p.122

Inscription

"CK, lower right"

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