'The Picnic Disturbed', one of Phiz's many commentaries on tourism. 6 x 10 inches. Lithographic reproduction of pen and ink sketches. Mr Bounce and his party are introduced to the perils of tourism in the form of a cow eating their picnic hamper. The townies' alarm is roundly mocked in another of Phiz's burlesques. [Click on image to enlarge it.]
- The Mistake of Going on Holiday: Travel, Tourism and Leisure in Early and Mid-Victorian Illustration
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Sketches of the Seaside and the Countryside by Phiz. London: The Graphotyping Company .
Created 2 May 2020