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Inscription

l.l.: Dalziel Sc; artist's notes to engraver; "'Proof, touched' by John Tenniel: Gilbert Dalziel" in upper right of mount in engraver's hand in ink

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

1861

Dimensions

Block: 11 x 9 cm (4 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.); Sheet: 14.5 x 13 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3603

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

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