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"Punch in Fairyland. A Christmas Phantasmagorium!!" Illustration to "Punch's Almanack," 1897

1897
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 21.7 x 40.3 cm (8 9/16 x 15 7/8 in.); Sheet: 29 x 42.2 cm (11 7/16 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3621

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "Swain Sc"; l.r. margin signed in graphite pencil: "Tenniel"

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