Might is Right

John Leech (English, 1817–1864)


Dimensions

Sheet: 21.0 x 12.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.686

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

engraving after drawing 62.685, kept with drawing

Inscription

Printed below: title/Van Driver. "I DON'T KNOW NUTHUN ABOUT NO RIGHT SIDES NOR WRONG SIDES. YOU GET OUT/ OF THE WAY, IF YER DON'T WANT TO BE MADE A WAFER OF!"/ [Where are the Police?

Provenance

Maury A. Bromsen, Boston; from whom purchased September 19, 1962 with Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund