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"The Mourner"

1857
John Gilbert (English, 1817–1897), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 12.5 x 9.6 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.); Sheet: 16 x 13.8 cm (6 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2171

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

WHYMPER lower left, JG lower right; l.l. margin: Title in graphite pencil

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