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Bathsheba

1874
Helen Paterson (English, 1848–1926), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 15.8 x 10.6 cm (6 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.); Sheet: 30 x 22.4 cm (11 13/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3425

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof touched with white water color

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

"SWAIN Sc" lower left; "H. Paterson" lower rt.; Artist's notes to engraver in pencil

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