"The Sublime - 'Super!' (Rehearsal of Grand Military Drama); Stage Manager: 'What are you to do, SIr? Why, get well to the back, and - wave your banner!!!'," Study for Illustration to "Punch"

1882
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.1 x 18.2 cm (9 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3264

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Arab with sign “Down with Arab” and British solider

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