"The One Thing Needful," Illustration to "Punch"

1875
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896)


Dimensions

Block: 11 x 11.5 cm (4 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Sheet: 23.3 x 18 cm (9 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1715

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mama in cap and little girl.

Inscription

Du Maurier 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