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Drawing - Who will serve the country? We'll serve the shop!

Who will serve the country? We'll serve the shop!

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840-1864 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Leech, born 1817 - died 1864 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Forster Bequest

  • Museum number:

    F.68

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 126, box B

Physical description

Pencil drawing for Punch magazine depicting the Volunteer Movement.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

ca. 1840-1864 (drawn)

Artist/maker

John Leech, born 1817 - died 1864 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing

Descriptive line

Pencil drawing by John Leech entitled 'Who will serve the country? We'll serve the shop!' (The Volunteer Movement), an illustration for 'Punch' magazine. Great Britain, ca. 1840-1864.

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Volunteers; Satire; Patriotism; Illustration

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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