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"A Lady said to her Son - a poor young Squire, 'You must seek a Wife with a Fortune!'," Illustration to "The Milkmaid" (R. Caldecott's picture books), Routledge & Sons, 1882, p.2

Randolph Caldecott (English, 1846–1886)


Accession Number

55.1794

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; to be colored, plain proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

RC low. left.

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