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Tom (Thomas) MERRY

Great Britain 1852 – 1902


A Living Dog is better than a Dead Lion 1886 Description: St Stephen's Review Presentation Cartoon
Materials & Technique: prints, inks on paper lithograph, printed in colour, from multiple stones/plates

Primary Insc: Printed within matrix l.r.c. "Tom Merry. del et lith" Printed below matrix "A Living Dog is better than a Dead Lion./ Bull dog pluck v. Feline craft" Printed above matrix "St Stephen's Review Presentation Cartoon, October 30th 1886"
Dimensions: comp 32.2 h x 48.8 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 53.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Felix Man Collection, Special Government Grant 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.509.760
Subject: Collection: The Felix Man collection of English and European lithographs, acquired 1972.