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Illustration to "The Little Mourner" by Henry Alford from "English Sacred Poems" London; George Routledge and Sons, 1862, p. 348

1862


Dimensions

Block: 14 x 10.8 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.); Sheet: 26.1 x 19.6 cm (10 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2951

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; touched signed proof with artist's notes to engraver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.r. in block: artist's monogram; l.l. in block: "Dalziel Sc"; l.l. signed in graphite pencil: "Frederick Sandys"; bottom margin in graphite pencil: "F. Sandys The Little Mourner. Alford. English Sacred poetry. Routeledge / 1862"

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