Encouraging. Charles Keene. Source: Our People. [Click on image to enlarge it.] — The caption continues:

First Bystander (evidently Village Schoolmaster — ignorant set of people generally!). “Don’t seem to be making much of it, do ‘e?”

Second Bystander (you'd have thought him an intelligent Farmer, by the look of him). “Ammy-toor, seemin’ly!!”

Keene on the World of Art

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Charles, Charles. Our People Sketched by Charles Keene from the Collection of "Mr. Punch". Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1881. Web. 17 February 2015.

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