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"Modest Appeal; Lady (to Big Drum): 'Pray my good man, don't make that horrid noise! I can't hear myself speak!'" Illustration to "Punch"

Inscription

l.r. in block: "DM"

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

1868

Dimensions

Block: 11.2 x 17.3 cm (4 7/16 x 6 13/16 in.) Sheet: 15.2 x 20.1 cm (6 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1716

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

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