A Vicar and a Curate

Pen, brush, and brown ink, gray ink wash with touches of white gouache | 12.5 x 17.8cm | 1870-1891

Charles Samuel Keene

Within a church interior, an elderly vicar and his wife or housekeeper inspect a young, likely just arrived to take up his post. Keene was a leading British illustrator who designed humorous wood-engravings for Punch between 1864 and 1890. His genera...
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