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"The Suit of Armour"

1866
John Gilbert (English, 1817–1897), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 17.5 x 11.4 cm (6 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.); Sheet: 19.9 x 14.2 cm (7 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2129

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

JG lower left, SWAIN Sc lower rt.

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