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Harry Furniss

 (1854 - 1925)
Harry Furniss was active/lived in United Kingdom.  Harry Furniss is known for painting.

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Biography   Harry Furniss


Henry (Harry) Furniss was born on March 26, 1854, in Wexford, Ireland.  He was an artist and illustrator. 

Furniss worked for The Illustrated London News, The Graphic, Punch.  In 1889, he illustrated Lewis Carroll's novel Sylvie and Bruno.  The novel Sylvie and Bruno Concluded in 1893. 

His two-volume autobiography, titled The Confessions of a Caricaturist was published in 1902.

"The famous collars I 'invented' for grotesque effect, but I always saw Mr. Gladstone without them, for to me his head has never been, as some suppose, a mere block around which to wreathe a fantastic and exaggerated collar" (Confessions I: 163-64).



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