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Illustration to "White Wings"

William Small (English, 1843–1929), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.1 x 16.4 cm (4 3/8 x 6 7/16 in.); Sheet: 15.6 x 21.6 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.3043

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched with opaque white watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "WSMALL"; l.r.: "SWAIN Sc"; margin: artist's notes to engraver in graphite pencil

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