John Leech

LeechJohn Leech 1817-64

Chief cartoonist for Punch from 1841 to 1861, contributing about 3,000 drawings. Also drew or etched for some fifty books, the most widely known being Charles Dickens’ Christmas Carol.

From Engen, R. K. (1985). Dictionary of Victorian Wood Engravers. Cambridge: Chadwyck-Healey Inc.

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