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"Burnham Beeches"

1879
Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 18 x 16.5 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Sheet: 21.5 x 19.7 cm (8 7/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1953

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

H.Fenn lower left, "Whymper 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