"If you haven't a tongue, I'll see if you've lips." Illustration to "The Story of a Feather" by Douglas Jerrold

1867
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 8.8 x 10 cm (3 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Sheet: 12.4 x 12.6 cm (4 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1591

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

illustration for “The Story of a Feather,” by Douglas Jerrold, 1867, p. 26

Inscription

l.l. in block: "SWAIN"; l.r. in block: "DM"

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