"The Flattering Tale" Old Lady: ("down upon followers") "That young man who is just going, I suppose is your brother, Jane?" Maid: "No! 'M, Not my brother M'um, - which he's a young man, M'um, - most r'spect'ble, Mum, - as I've opes of!"

Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891)


Accession Number

55.2459

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Punch” 1888 volume 96, p.102

Inscription

"CK - lower right"

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