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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

"(Flunkeiana?)" John Thomas-Yes, I must leave. You see, Mary, there is too much red in the livery, and that does not suit my complexion-never did. Illustration for "Punch"


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

"Servant (Sadism?) / You are not going to remain you wily, foolish young things. What are you going to do?" Illustration to "Punch"

about 1854


Sheet: 13.1 x 17.5 cm (5 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper, double-sided


Prints and Drawings