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Flag of truce - Cartoon for 'Punch' (20th December 1899)
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Flag of truce - Cartoon for 'Punch' (20th December 1899)


John Tenniel (1820-1914)

Graphite on card

Width: 20.5 cm; Height: 15.8 cm;

Initialled & graphite, lower left & recto, in monogram, JT/ 1899

Graphite, text of caption mounted with the drawing, John Tenniel/ The Sullied White Flag./ John Bull."If you abuse that flag I won't answer for my men!"/ Punch.Dec.20.1899.
Graphite, upper left & recto, on flag, FLAG/ OF/ TRUCE

Acquisition (source, method, date)
Witt Fund; purchase; 1965 (June)

This work is not on display
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Copyright: © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

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