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"Shall we burst open the door and kill them all," Illustration to "Hereward the Wake"

1865
Paul Gray (English, 1842–1866), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 17.4 x 11.3 cm (6 7/8 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 31.7 x 21.5 cm (12 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2191

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

PG lower left, SWAIN Sc. lower rt.

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