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"Fated to be Free"

1875
George John Pinwell (English, 1842–1875), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 12.6 x 10 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.); Sheet: 22 x 17 cm (8 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2612

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Old man with children

Inscription

l.l.: "SWAIN Sc"; l.r.: "GJP"; lower margin in graphite pencil: "Proof / Illustration for "Fated to be Free" - Jean Ingelow / Good Words - 1875"

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