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Sir John Tenniel

(1820-1914), Cartoonist and illustrator

Sitter in 16 portraits
Artist associated with 4 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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A Change for the Better (Queen Elizabeth I; Queen Victoria), by Joseph Swain, after  Sir John Tenniel - NPG D47458

A Change for the Better (Queen Elizabeth I; Queen Victoria)

by Joseph Swain, after Sir John Tenniel
wood engraving, published in Punch 31 July 1869
NPG D47458

William Ewart Gladstone, by and after Harry Furniss, and after  John Leech, and after  Sir John Tenniel, and after  Linley Sambourne - NPG D2776

William Ewart Gladstone

by and after Harry Furniss, and after John Leech, and after Sir John Tenniel, and after Linley Sambourne
line engraving, late 19th century
NPG D2776

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Scene from the Surrey Pantomime

possibly by Sir John Tenniel
NPG D6705


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