"Then would he strive to rave and roar at his wife," Illustration to "Story of a Feather" by Douglas Jerrold

1867
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 8.9 x 9.9 cm (3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.) Sheet: 14.2 x 12.6 cm (5 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1602

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

“Then would he strive to rave and roar at his wife,” Illustration to “Story of a Feather” by Douglas Jerrold, 1867, p. 243

Inscription

l.l. in block: "DM"; l.r. in block: "SWAIN"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "24"

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