"Cremated; Nephew: 'Hope you haven't been in.' Uncle: 'All right my boy, 'been reading the paper and had a pinch - by - this is queer flavoured snuff in this jar of yours-' Nephew: 'Snuff! Good gracious, you've been- that's not snuff jar- they are...
Charles Samuel Keene (English, 1823–1891)
Sheet: 18.1 x 11 cm (7 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and brown ink and graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
…ashes of my Landlord’s first wife’ ”
Caption in brown ink on sheet
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund