"The Old Chartist" ("Whate'er I be, Old England is my dam!")

1862
Frederick Sandys (English, 1832–1904), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 10.7 x 13 cm (4 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Sheet (uneven): 17 x 19.1 cm (6 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.2969

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l. in block: "SWAIN Sc" and artist's monogram

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