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"Through the Looking Glass (Looking-Glass Parlor)," Illustration to "Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll

1872


Dimensions

Block: 10 x 8 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.); Sheet: 14 x 13.8 cm (5 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3582

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched with opaque white watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Artist's signature (John Tenniel) lower left; notes to engraver in graphite pencil, with corrections in white watercolor; artist's monogram (lower left) reversed

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