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"The Colonial Matrimonial Agent," Mr. J-o-ph Ch-mb-rl-n (Manager) " My dear young friends-if you will only let me know what you both want I will see what I can do for you!," Study for illustration to "Punch"

1895
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 x 22.1 cm (6 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3499

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

l.r. in graphite pencil: artist's monogram and "1895"

Signed

Signed

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