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H. F. ; preud. Lika Joco ;
1854 in Wexford
His father was English and his mother Scottish, Furniss identifying himself as English
educated at the Wesleyan College, Dublin
illustr. of complete works of Charles Dickens and of William Makepeace Thackeray.
journals Punch, The Illustrated London News, The Graphic, Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News, etc.
natural pen & ink drawing
see links at http://irishcomics.wikia.com/wiki/Harry_Furniss_%281854-1925%29
Simon Houfe: Dictionary of 19th Century British Book Illustrators, Antique Collectors' Club, 1996: 145; Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2004; online 2010;
Mostly known as caricaturist.