"Old Warden William"

1895
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 18.9 x 15.4 cm (7 7/16 x 6 1/16 in.); Sheet: 29.2 x 23.2 cm (11 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3342

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Gladstone as a Viking sentry

Inscription

l.l.: "Swain Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram

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