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"The wound it seemed both sore and sad To every Christian eye," Illustration to "Elegy of the Death of a Mad Dog" (one of R. Caldecott's picture books) by Dr. Goldsmith, Routledge, 1879, p.25

Randolph Caldecott (English, 1846–1886), Author Oliver Goldsmith (English, 1730?–1774)


Accession Number

55.1707

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; to be colored, touched on [unable to enter mark] proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

RC low. left, artist's notes to engraver.

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