"Fated to be Free"

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


Dimensions

Block: 12.6 x 10.1 cm (4 15/16 x 4 in.); Sheet: 22.6 x 22.6 cm (8 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2613

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Old lady with chair

Inscription

l.l.: "SWAIN Sc", l.r.: "GJP"; lower margin in graphite pencil: "Proof / Illustration for "Fated to be Free" - Jean Ingelow / Good Words - 1875"

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