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Antique Pen & Ink Drawing Print Fishing dated 1858

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Antique Pen & Ink Drawing Print Fishing dated 1858

Wonderful pen & ink drawing taken from the Punch, or the London Charivari dated May 15, 1858. It is of a gentleman fishing and titled IT'S THE EARLY BIRD THAT PICKS UP THE WORM. Underneathe the title says, PISCATOR, "THERE, THOMAS! YOU NOW SEE THE ADVANTAGE OF EARLY RISING. I HAVE GOT THE VERY BEST PLACE ON THE WATER, AND I'LL BE BOUND TO SAY THE OTHER SUBSCRIBERS ARE NOT OUT OF BED YET!" Just a wonderful piece measuring 7.5" by 5" and matted in a 9" by 11" matt.

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