Requires Photography

"Columbus"

Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 27 x 20.5 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.); Sheet: 44.5 x 31.9 cm (17 1/2 x 12 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3973

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof before letters

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Signed in pencil "Whymper Sc." lower right; artist's note in pencil at bottom

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