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"Beside a genial fire that seemed to spread a gleam of comfort o'er his pallid face"

1859
Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 8.8 x 10.2 cm (3 7/16 x 4 in.); Sheet: 18.7 x 14.3 cm (7 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2001

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof with embossed text

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man by fire in cottage, woman at door receiving visitors.

Inscription

B Foster lower left, DALZIEL 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