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"David's charge to Solomon"

1858
John Gilbert (English, 1817–1897), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 13.3 x 10.6 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.); Sheet: 13.7 x 11 cm (5 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2111

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

JW WHYMPER, lower left.

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