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"Through the Looking Glass (the real parlor)," Illustration to "Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll

1872


Dimensions

Block: 10.2 x 8 cm (4 x 3 1/8 in.); Sheet: 14 x 13.8 cm (5 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3581

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 right, and notes to engraver in graphite pencil

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