Sunday, February 8, 2009

A Chat with Mr. John Proctor

King Pippin from Our Young Folks Weekly Budget, 21 Feb 1874, illustrated by John Proctor ("Puck"). Time has not been kind to John Proctor, unlike Tenniel, Furniss and Sambourne he is almost totally forgotten. From Our Leading Cartoonists Mr. John Proctor, in The Temple Magazine Vol 3, 1898-1899.

Bottom: Proctor illustration to George Emmett's penny dreadful "All's Well," London: Hogarth House, circa 1881.

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