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"Zobeide discovers the young man reciting the Koran," Illustration to "The History of Zobeide" from "Dalziels' Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainments"

1865


Dimensions

Block: 17.2 x 12.8 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/16 in.); Sheet: 22.9 x 18.7 cm (9 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3513

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man seated reading book; woman standing in door way; oriental surroundings.

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram; l.l.: "DALZIEL Sc"

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