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"At Lords (It is always well to be well-informed) / Clara: (pointing to the lempires) 'Who are the two men in holly cock hats and white coats?' / Matilda: 'Oh, don't you know! Those are the head-masters of Eton and Harrow,'" Illustration for "Punch"

Inscription

l.r. in block: "du Maurier"; u.r. in graphite pencil: "40"

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

1884

Dimensions

Block: 11.1 x 9.2 cm (4 3/8 x 3 5/8 in.) Sheet: 25.3 x 18.3 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1730

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

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