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"Dorcus," "This woman was full of good works and alms duces she did"

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


Dimensions

Block: 13.8 x 10.9 cm (5 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 14.3 x 11.3 cm (5 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2112

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

JG lower left, W Whymper lower rt.

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