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"The Snark," Illustration to "The Hunting of the Snark" by Lewis Carroll

1876
Henry Holiday (English, 1839–1927), Author Lewis Carroll (English, 1832–1898)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.8 x 19.4 cm (8 3/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2304

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on tracing paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Not included in the MacMillan and Company 1876 publication of “The Hunting of the Snark”

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