"Calypso"

1864
George John Pinwell (English, 1842–1875), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 10.1 x 12.8 cm (4 x 5 1/16 in.); Sheet: 17.8 x 19.4 cm (7 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2724

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Woman kneeling hands on arm of large older bearded man with headband

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "SWAIN SC"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Artist to John William North, England (1842-1924); to 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