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Man reading letter to sick girl, with St. Paul's outside window

Richard Doyle (English, 1824–1883), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 6.7 x 8.1 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/16 in.); Sheet: 16.5 x 23.1 cm (6 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1980

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

RD lower left, SWAIN Sc lower right.

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