Mr. Punch in Bohemia

Mr. Punch in Bohemia

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Excerpt: ...He would like the attitude of the figure altered, the position of the arms changed, the face turned the other way, the hair and eyes made a different colour, and the expression of the mouth improved. Q. Did he make any other suggestions? A. Yes; he wishes to have the child's favourite pony and Newfoundland dog put in, with an indication of the ancestral home in the back-ground. Q. Is he willing to pay anything extra for these additions? A. He does not consider it necessary. Q. Are you well on with your Academy picture? A. No; but I began the charcoal sketch yesterday. Pg 100 Q. Have you secured the handsome model? A. No; the handsome model has been permanently engaged by the eminent R.A. Q. Under these circumstances, do you still expect to get finished in time? A. Yes; I have been at this stage in February for as many years as I can remember, and have generally managed to worry through somehow. Whenever the "Reduced Prizefighters" take a benefit at a theatre, the play should be The Miller and his Men. A Nice Man .show more

Product details

  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 54g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236693310
  • 9781236693310