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"Mount Pelvaux," Illustration to "Scrambles in the Alps"

1870
John William North (English, 1842–1924), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Accession Number

55.3562

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Signed in pencil lower left "JW North del"; Artist's name in pencil lower left by Whymper an own sign. in pencil lower rt. "Whymper"

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