Recto: "Ready"?; verso: "A True Irish Welcome; Hibernia: 'Sure, your majesty, there's no place like home and its at home ye'll be with us!,'" Studies for Illustrations to "Punch"

1896–1900
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 18.6 cm (9 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3502

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper, double-sided

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: Brittannia on rocky shore; verso: Hibernia kissing hand of Victoria.

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