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The Bar of Destruction, from Harper's Weekly,  (21 March 1874), p. 256
The Bar of Destruction, from Harper's Weekly, (21 March 1874), p. 256
Artist:
Date:
1874
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Engraving
Dimensions:
36.2 x 24.1 cm (image); 39.5 x 28.2 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1986.1.221
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Robert Flynn Johnson

Exhibition History:

A Feast for the Eye, 1998

A man standing at a bar being served by a skeleton; two children in open doorway pleading; political cartoon.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”