"The Crew was Complete," Illustration to "The Landing," chapter I from "The Hunting of the Snark" by Lewis Carroll

1876
Photographer Unknown English, 19th century, Henry Holiday (English, 1839–1927), Author Lewis Carroll (English, 1832–1898), Publisher Macmillan and Company


Dimensions

Image: 12.4 x 8.5 cm (4 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.) Sheet: 15.5 x 11.3 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2299

Medium or Technique

Photographic reproduction of a drawing for a wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

“The Crew was Complete,” Illustration to “The Landing,” chapter I from “The Hunting of the Snark” by Lewis Carroll. London: MacMillan and Company, 1876, p.5

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