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Illustration to "Hobson's Choice" by Dutton Cook

1866
Paul Gray (English, 1842–1866), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 15.7 x 11.2 cm (6 3/16 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 27.8 x 22.5 cm (10 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2241

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man sipping port at table, and his servant.

Inscription

"PG" lower left, SWAIN lower rt.

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