Boys in stable

Arthur Hughes (English, 1832–1915)


Dimensions

Sheet: 8.6 x 6.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.) Image: 7.9 x 5.7 cm (3 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

58.749

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

One of five illustrations for Tom Brown’s School Days or “At the Back of the North Wind” p 147 The coachman’s arms wove round the horse’s neck in a moment, and he fairly broke down and cried.”

Inscription

LR in ink: monogram: AH

Provenance

Coll.:Henry Scipio Reitlinger (1882-1950, London, 2274a); P & D Colnaghi, London; from whom acquired September 18, 1958 with Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund