"When they came together, the man took off his hat, and made Miss Wade a bow," Illustration to "Little Dorrit" by Charles Dickens

J. Mahoney (English, active 1865–1876)


Dimensions

Block: 9.3 x 13.7 cm (3 11/16 x 5 3/8 in.) Sheet: 26.1 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.2906

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; page from a magazine

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

“When they came together, the man took off his hat, and made Miss Wade a bow,” Illustration to “Little Dorrit” by Charles Dickens Household Edition, p. 272

Inscription

l.l. in block: artist's monogram and "Dalziel Sc"; verso: label that reads: "Board of Education, South Kensington / Victoria and Albert Museum / Loan Exhibition of Modern Illustration, 1900 / ... Owner: Harold Hartley Esq."

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