"The Political Leotard"

1868
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 20 x 15.5 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Sheet: 32.9 x 23.5 cm (12 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.3335

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Disraeli jumping on Dissolution

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