1. Spectacled Mouse Reading Newspaper (1890). Beatrix Potter. Drawing dating from Potter’s early association with Hildesheimer & Faulkner greeting card manufacturers.

    Potter had a fondness for drawing mice reading newspapers, the most famous example being the mouse reading ‘The Tailor and the Cutter’ in ‘The Tailor of Gloucester.’

     
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