Illustration to "Hobson's Choice" by Dutton Cook

1866
Paul Gray (English, 1842–1866), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 15.8 x 11.3 cm (6 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 27 x 22.6 cm (10 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2211

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

seated woman reading letter

Inscription

"PG" lower left, SWAIN 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