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The Parable of the Boiling Pot

1880
Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 17.8 x 13.4 cm (7 x 5 1/4 in.); Sheet: 25.2 x 22.2 cm (9 15/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1435

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Top margin in graphite pencil in hand of Gilbert Dalziel: "Hand-Press India-proof: Gilbert Dalziel"; u.r. in graphite pencil: "70"; l.l. in graphite pencil: "The Parable of the Boiling Pot / Dalziel's Bible Gallery"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "Burne-Jones"

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); from whom purchased by MFA April 14, 1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund