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"The Dog Days," Illustration to "Punch's Almanack"

1864
John Leech (English, 1817–1864), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.4 x 17.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.); Sheet: 23.1 x 36 cm (9 1/8 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2686

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "JL"

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