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Title

Mr Punch's World Fair

1892


Artist

Sir John Tenniel

England

28 Feb 1820 - 25 Feb 1914


Details


Other Title

The circus comes to town


Date

1892


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and ink, wash on card


Dimensions

25.2 x 45.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., ink "JT [in monogram]/ 1892".


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DB10.1965


Artist information

Sir John Tenniel

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 12.