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"The Foolish Virgins," Illustration to "The Parable of the Ten Virgins" from "The Parables of Our Lord"

1864


Dimensions

Block: 14.1 x 10.9 cm (5 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 20.4 x 16.6 cm (8 1/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3202

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof, with notes from the artist to the engraver in graphite pencil, and touched with opaque white watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Girls in darkness clustered at door

Inscription

l.l.: "DALZIEL Sc"; margins in graphite pencil: notes from artist to engraver

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