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"Opening Day Royal Academy"

1868
Mary Ellen Edwards (English, 1839–about 1910), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 12 x 18.7 cm (4 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.); Sheet: 18.8 x 26.1 cm (7 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1947

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

MEE 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