"In the Air; An Eagle and a Serpent wreathed in fight," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1890
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 38.2 x 24.1 cm (15 1/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.3282

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Eagle (trade, labor) and snake (socialism)

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