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"A True Artist," Illustration to "Punch"

1878
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896)


Dimensions

Block: 11.2 x 17.3 cm (4 7/16 x 6 13/16 in.) Sheet: 16.2 x 25.7 cm (6 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1891

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Punch,” October 19, 1878, vol. 75, p. 174

Inscription

l.r. in block: "duMaurier," l.l. margin in graphite pencil: "duMaurier"

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