"The Eagle in Love"

1853
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 20.5 x 16.4 cm (8 1/16 x 6 7/16 in.); Sheet: 33.9 x 25.4 cm (13 3/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

55.3389

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Woman with scissors and Eagle

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram

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