"Vive la Republique"

1894
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 20.2 x 15 cm (7 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Sheet: 29.2 x 22.6 cm (11 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3332

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

France standing on anarchy snake

Inscription

l.l.: "Swain Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram; l.l. margin in graphite pencil signed: "JTenniel"

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