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John Tenniel - Quotes

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Well, I get my subject on Wednesday night; I think it out carefully on Thursday, and make my rough sketch; on Friday morning I begin, and stick to it all day, with my nose well down on the block.

Well, I get my subject on Wednesday night; I think it out carefully on Thursday, and make my rough sketch; on Friday morning I begin, and stick to it all day, with my nose well down on the block.

I carry out my work thus: I never use models or nature for the figure, drapery or anything else. ---->>>

By means of tracing-paper I transfer my design to the wood and draw on that. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: February 28, 1820
Birthplace: Bayswater, London
Die: 02-25, 1914
Occupation: Artist
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Sir John Tenniel (28 February 1820 – 25 February 1914) was an English illustrator, graphic humourist, and political cartoonist prominent in the second half of the 19th century. He was knighted for his artistic achievements in 1893. Tenniel is remembered especially as the principal political cartoonist for Punch magazine for over 50 years, and for his illustrations to Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871) (wikipedia)