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A Group of Peasants

John Gilbert (English, 1817–1897), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 6.4 x 9 cm (2 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.); Sheet: 9.5 x 12 cm (3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.); Mount: 22.7 x 32.3 cm (8 15/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.4163

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

JW WHYMPER SC lower left.; l.r. margin: "Sir John Gilbert del." in graphite pencil

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund