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"The Royal Hart Mr. Briggs Did Not Hit," illustration to "Punch's Almanack"

1861
John Leech (English, 1817–1864), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 9.5 x 11.2 cm (3 3/4 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 17.8 x 22.5 cm (7 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2699

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "JL"; l.r.: "Swain Sc"

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