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"Despair!; Brown has locked his portmanteau with one of those letter padlocks, and forgotten the word that opens it! [Only ten minutes to dinner!]" Illustration to "Punch," 1876, vol. 71, p. 70

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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

1876

Accession Number

55.2128

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

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