"Plenary, Visitor (stalwart Spinster): 'Five and a half are you, Dear! And how old do you think I am!' Ethel (deliberately): 'Sixteen.' Visitor: 'Sixteen? Oh! you quite flatt-' Ethel: 'I can't count any further than that!'"

Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891)


Accession Number

55.2428

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Punch” magazine, vol. 90, p.159

Inscription

"CK" lower left

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