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"Her Baptism of Fire"

1871
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 20.5 x 15.7 cm (8 1/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Sheet: 30.9 x 23 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3338

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Paris shaking fist in war scene

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "Swain 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