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The Wife's Death, Illustration to "At Night"

"At Night," appeared in "Once a Week", Vol. 3, 1860, p.102.

1860
William Holman Hunt (English, 1827–1910), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 7.9 x 13 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.); sheet: 16.5 x 24.3 cm (6 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1476

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof, touched and with note from Hunt to engraver in pen and brown ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: WHH and l.r.: Swain SC; lower margin in brown ink: note from artist to engraver

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