Illustration to "The Earl of Quarterdeck"

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


Dimensions

Block: 10.6 x 15.6 cm (4 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Sheet: 17.2 x 22.2 cm (6 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.2733

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man, dagger in belt, cap on head, propositioning young girl; aboard a ship

Inscription

l.l.: "SWAIN SC"; l.r.: "GP"

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