Preparatory drawing for Illustration to "Hobson's Choice" by Button Cook, in "Once a Week"
Sheet: 15.9 x 9.4 cm (6 1/4 x 3 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
Woman in white at piano; man and woman standing watching her play; seated bearded man looking at her. Illustration to “Hobson’s Choice” by Button Cook, in “Once a Week,” Sept. 1866, p.225
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund