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"The Cricket on the Hearth" Illustration to "Christmas Books" by Charles Dickens

1848


Dimensions

Block: 12.4 x 7.2 cm (4 7/8 x 2 13/16 in.); Sheet: 13.3 x 9.2 cm (5 1/4 x 3 5/8 in.); Mount: 29.3 x 23 cm (11 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2648

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l. in block: monogram; l.r. in block: "Dalziel Sc"

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