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"Is Life Worth Living?" Very Naughty Tommy (who has been severly corrected by his Mamma!): "I'm pre'sh'-s-s sorry" - [sobbing]-"you ever m-married Pa' !!," Illustration to "Punch," 1888, vol. 94, p. 137

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

1888

Accession Number

55.2457

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

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