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"The Crossing Sweeper" by Albert Smith, Illustration to "Gavarni in London"

1849
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Cut by Henry Vizitelly (English, 1820–1894)


Dimensions

Block: 15 x 10.7 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/16 in.); Sheet: 21.2 x 16.3 cm (8 3/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2078

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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