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Illustration to "Dalziel's Arabian Nights"

1865
Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 11.3 x 13.5 cm (4 7/16 x 5 5/16 in.); Sheet: 16.6 x 20.2 cm (6 9/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1936

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched with opaque white watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

two men arguing

Inscription

artist's monogram lower left, DALZIEL lower rt.; verso in graphite pencil: "Thomas Dalziel / Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Knights / 1863 Ward Lock & Co"

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