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Subject: Illustrator John Tenniel was born 200 years ago today (died 1914)


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Illustrated "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass"
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Date Posted: Friday, February 28, 01:50:53pm
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Sir John Tenniel (28 February 1820 25 February 1914) was an English illustrator, graphic humorist, and political cartoonist prominent in the second half of the 19th century. He was knighted for his artistic achievements in 1893. Tenniel is remembered especially as the principal political cartoonist for Punch magazine for over 50 years, and for his illustrations to Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871).


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Tenniel

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