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Sir John Tenniel (1820-1914), Cartoonist and illustrator

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sitter in 14 portraits
Artist associated with 3 portraits
Artist and cartoonist; joined Punch staff, 1850, and contributed over two thousand cartoons, mostly political. Tenniel is best remembered for his illustrations to Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, 1865, and Alice Through the Looking-Glass, 1872.

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1596

Sir John Tenniel

by Francis Montague ('Frank') Holl
oil on canvas, circa 1883
NPG 1596

x45091

Sir John Tenniel

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG x45091

Ax17278

Sir John Tenniel

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG Ax17278

x6399

Sir John Tenniel

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, late 1860s-early 1870s
NPG x6399

x76458

Sir John Tenniel

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s-early 1870s
NPG x76458

x18489

The Green Room

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen print, 11 May 1867
NPG x18489

Ax14949

Sir John Tenniel

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s-early 1870s
NPG Ax14949

x12993

Sir John Tenniel

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1900s
NPG x12993