"Punch Among the Planets"

1890
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 21 x 37.7 cm (8 1/4 x 14 13/16 in.); Sheet: 30.7 x 44.9 cm (12 1/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3623

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

1891 baby in sunflower

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram with "1891"; l.r.: "Swain Sc"; 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