The Campbells are Coming
Wood engraving by Joseph Swain of a pen and ink drawing.
3 x 2½ inches
Punch (28 June 1871): 31.
This small illustration typifies Ralston’s arch humour. Produced at a time when Mauchline ware, tartan and other souvenirs from Scotland were hugely popular, he points to the faddishness of the latest craze.
Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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