A Hunting we Will Go

Charles Bennett


Wood engraving by ‘Morgan’

3 x 2¾ inches at widest point

Illustration for W. H. Wills,Poet’s Wit and Humour, p.99.

A dynamic illustration, fusing the main ingredients of British fox-hunting – the fox, the hound, and the horn, here caught in a comical circularity that satirises the event’s inherent absurdity.

Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.

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