Chess game: grandson defeats grandfather

#Picture Number LP226

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a chess game between grandson and grandfather. The grandson, triumphant, smiles at his grandfather, who scratches his chin in puzzlement. The boy’s mother, holding a baby, looks on. This illustration was engraved from the painting ‘Checkmate’ by Joseph Clark (1834-1926), a successful painter of children and genre scenes who regularly exhibited at the Royal Academy.