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"O then upspoke the little son As he sat on his Nurse's knee"

1866
William Small (English, 1843–1929), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 9.1 x 11 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 19 x 22.4 cm (7 1/2 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3046

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched by artist with notes to engraver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "WS"; l.r.: "SWAIN SC" in block; margin: Artist's drawings and 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