Recto: "Standing By" ; Verso: "Sentinels"; Studies for Illustrations to "Punch"

1898
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.2 x 16.6 cm (9 1/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3548

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper, double-sided

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: John Bull leaning against canon; verso: British lion and Russian bear sentinels.

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