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"Punchius Imperator AD MDCCCLXXVII"

1877
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 22.4 x 39.7 cm (8 13/16 x 15 5/8 in.); Sheet: 30.6 x 43.3 cm (12 1/16 x 17 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3625

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Punch in chariot; maidens throwing rose petals

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "SWAIN Sc"

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