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Illustration to "Paul and Virginia, or the Very Last of the Smugglers," from "The Graphic," June, 1886

Randolph Caldecott (English, 1846–1886)


Accession Number

55.1829

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; to be colored, plain proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof sheet. (Top): wedding procession of Paul and Virginia; (Center): left: cannons; right: sailboats; (Bottom): band of smugglers on horseback.

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