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"Making it Intelligible," Illustration to "Punch"

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 19.3 cm (5 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.); Mount: 20.5 x 27.4 cm (8 1/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2657

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof in three parts (showing the method of engraving under pressure of time)

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