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Man Catching Swooning Girl

Harry Furniss (English, 1845–1925), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 23.3 x 17.6 cm (9 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.); Sheet: 33.9 x 27.6 cm (13 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2060

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched with graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

SWAIN Sc lower left, Hy F lower rt. Signed, in pencil lower rt margin. "Harry Furniss." Artist's notes to engraver in pencil in margins.

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