"Send the culprit from the house, and instantly." Illustration to "The Story of a Feather" by Douglas Jerrold, 1867, p.63

1867
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 10 x 8.9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/2 in.) Sheet: 13.5 x 13.2 cm (5 5/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1579

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “The Story of a Feather.” by Douglas Jerrold, 1867, p.63

Inscription

l.l. in block: "SWAIN"; l.r. in block: "DM"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "18"

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