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"The Diver in Search of the Atlantic Cable gets into hot waters," Illustration to "Punch's Almanack"

1866
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 24.1 x 18.4 cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.); Sheet: 31.3 x 24.9 cm (12 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1729

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

DM lower left, SWAIN Sc lower right.

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