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"An American View of Swiss Scenery; Fair American (to Britisher): 'Oh my! Ain't it Rustic!'," Illustration to "Punch"

1878
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 17 x 21.1 cm (6 11/16 x 8 5/16 in.); Sheet: 21.6 x 27.6 cm (8 1/2 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1879

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

DU MAURIER in fence rail (Left) SWAIN Sc (lower right)

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