"Behold the wild growth of her nape! Good weaver weave it into shape," Illustration to "A Legend of Camelot" Part 3, in "Punch"

1866
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 12.8 x 17.5 cm (5 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.) Sheet: 19 x 24.2 cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.1896

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “A Legend of Camelot,” Part 3, in “Punch” March 17, 1866

Inscription

l.l. in block: DM (monogram)

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