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"His heels in the air, and his head in the water butt," Study for illustration to "The Tragedy" in "Ingoldsby Legends"

1860s
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.7 x 9.7 cm (4 5/8 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3571

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

l.r. in graphite pencil: artist's monogram

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