"The Arsenic Waltz" Illustration to "Punch"

about 1862
John Leech (English, 1817–1864)


Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 18.4 cm (7 5/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.2766

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two skeletons

Inscription

lower margin in graphite pencil: title

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