A new taste in men and women.

Title: A new taste in men and women.
Date: C1883
Artist: John Leech (1817-1864)
Image Size: 110mm x 175mm (4.33" x 6.89")
Technique: Engraving.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: PUNCH SP TEN 83071418 (NIO) (DRW07)
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Price: $A 25
Description:

Amusing cartoon from the original edition of Punch.

Biography:

John Leech (1817-1864)

Cartoonist and caricaturist educated at Charterhouse, and then studied medicine, but turned to art. From 1841 he contributed hundreds of sketches of middle-class life and political cartoons to Punch, as well as to the Illustrated London News (1856). Over the next twenty-three years Punch Magazine published 3,000 of Leech's drawings and 600 cartoons.