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"Ancient Ships in a Storm," Illustration to "The Life of a Man," a poem by Humphrey Gifford from "English Sacred Poetry of Older Time," 1864, p. 16

1864
John William North (English, 1842–1924), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Accession Number

55.3557

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

"N" lower left; "WHYMPER" lower rt.

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