Hostess._"Now my dear, will you come and dance a quadrille?". Juvenile._"Th-a-nk you, it is so many years since I danced that I would rather be excused if your please. In fact I-au haven't danced since I was quite a boy".
Coloured lithograph. 272 x 209mm. 10¾ x 8¼". Some marks top left.
Social satire. At the door to a dance class a girl asks the young boy to dance, who eloquently turns down her offer. John Leech (1817-1864), the illustrator and caricaturist who contributed to Punch.
[Ref: 26868] £90.00