George Du Maurier
Novel idea for a stiff dinner-party / DM.
[London : sn, 1871?]
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
[London : s.n., 1871?]
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Title from published caption.
Caption continues: Every guest provided with something so exquisitely pleasant to look at, that boredom is impossible, and forced conversation unnecessary.
Proof of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, June 24, 1871, p. 258.
Cartoon shows guests seated around a dinner table, each gazing into a mirror propped up in front of him or her on the tabletop.