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"The Force of Example: 'Now Jessie, say your prayers like a good little girl!' / 'Mamma, dear! Why mayn't I kneel down and hold my tongue, as Papa does?,'" Illustration to "Punch"

Inscription

l.r. in block: "DM"; u.r. in graphite pencil "45"

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

1878

Dimensions

Block: 12.7 x 10.2 cm (5 x 4 in.) Sheet: 19.6 x 16.7 cm (7 11/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1731

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, India proof

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