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Somebody's Darling

Mary Ellen Edwards (English, 1839–about 1910)


Dimensions

Block: 12.5 x 10.1 x 2.5 cm (4 15/16 x 4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

55.4048

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and traces of red chalk over opaque white watercolor on uncut woodblock

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Printmaking

Inscription

partial label on verso of block: "Irish International Exhibition / 1907 / Fine Art Section / British and Foreign Artists / Title of Work: Somebody's Darling / Name of artist: M. E. Edwards [illegible] / Name and address of lender: Harold Hartley / Mayfield [illegible]"

Markings

37
31

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund