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"Untimely!; Patient (with limited income): 'Oh, Doctor, don't let me slip through your fingers this time - just as oysters are going to be cheap again!'," Illustration to "Punch," 1885, vol. 88, p. 206

Inscription

"CK" lower rt.

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

1885

Accession Number

55.2488

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

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