"This is precious slow! Let's go and have some beer!" Illustration to "Punch"

George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 17.8 x 24 cm (7 x 9 7/16 in.); Sheet: 27.3 x 34.5 cm (10 3/4 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1732

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Graduation reception

Inscription

DM lower left, SWAIN Sc lower right.

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