"Aladdin, in despair, contemplates suicide," Illustration to "Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Nights," London: Ward, Lock and Co., 1863, p.637
Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875)
Medium or Technique
Wood engraving; burnished India proof
Not On View
Oriental man with pigtail, hand over eyes, standing limply on high precipice.
"Dalziel" RB corner; "Aloughton" LB corner. Margin signed - Gilbert Dalziel.
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund