"Mr. Punch's Odd Fisheries Exhibition"

1884
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 21.3 x 37.3 cm (8 3/8 x 14 11/16 in.); Sheet: 29.8 x 44.7 cm (11 3/4 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3624

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof, touched with graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Punch and Brit in shell-chariot; fish beneath

Inscription

l.l.: "Swain Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram and "1884"; margin: artist's notes to engraver

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