Illustration to "Fated to be free"

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


Dimensions

Block: 11 x 16.4 cm (4 5/16 x 6 7/16 in.); Sheet: 23.5 x 30 cm (9 1/4 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2723

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Young man seated, old woman in bed.

Inscription

l.l. margin in graphite pencil: "Proof illustration / "Fated to be Free" by Jean Ingelow / Good Words-1875" and "GJPinwell"

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