"The Favorite Locks the Merchant in the Box," Illustration to "The Story told by the Purveyor" in "Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Nights," 1865, p.201
Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875)
Medium or Technique
Wood engraving; touched and burnished proof
Not On View
Figure bending over box with person in it and other figure holding box open.
Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund