"The Mere Matter of Form" Illustration to "Punch"

John Leech (English, 1817–1864)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.2 x 20.4 cm (5 9/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2757

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man reading in chair; other man standing holding sheet of paper

Inscription

lower margin: title

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