"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"
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)
Sheet: 22.6 x 17.2 cm (8 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
Mr. Punch consoling wicket-keeper
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund