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Illustration to the poem "Moses on the Nile," from Grahame "Lays of the Holy Land"

1858


Dimensions

Block: 13.9 x 10 cm (5 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.); Sheet: 15.4 x 11.7 cm (6 1/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3515

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Women clustered around baby being held by one of them.

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram; on mat: "Burnished India-Proof / Gilbert Dalziel"

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