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"The Recruiting Sergeant"

William Small (English, 1843–1929), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 13.6 x 15 cm (5 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.); Sheet: 21.5 x 19.6 cm (8 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3047

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: "W.Small"; l.r.: "W WHYMPER"

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