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"Making it Intelligible," Illustration to "Punch"

John Leech (English, 1817–1864), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.2 x 17.1 cm (4 7/16 x 6 3/4 in.); Sheet: 20.9 x 27.6 cm (8 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2654

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "JL"

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