Caption continues: One of the historical pictures rejected by the Royal Academy, and purchased by Mr. P.
Title from published caption.
Proof of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, June 22, 1867, p. 256.
Cartoon shows a young woman with a parasol seated beneath a tree; a bearded man stands before her holding a bottle and offering her a plate(?), while behind her, a young man presses his lips to her surreptitiously offered hand.