"The Close of the Innings; WHS (Wicket-keeper): 'Tell you what it is, Umpire - if the bowling's going to be as wild - next innings - as this, I shall retire hurt!'," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1890
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22.6 x 17.2 cm (8 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.3288

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Mr. Punch consoling wicket-keeper

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