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"The 'Lion' of a party God shield us! A lion amoung ladies is a most dreadful thing!," Illustration to "Heads of the People," 1850, vol. 1, p. 33

Inscription

quotation in pencil by artist

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.9 x 16 cm (5 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2996

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

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