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Old lady: "Eh! Mister, but them ‘Amlets had a deal o' trouble in their family"

1910
Charles Pears (English, born in 1873)


Dimensions

Image: 18.4 x 26.7 cm (7 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.) Sheet: 23.8 x 33.8 cm (9 3/8 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.834

Medium or Technique

India ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

LR in ink: Chas. Pears./ 1910; below: Lady (turning to next neighbor during last Act of Shakesperian Tragedy): Eh! Mister, but them 'Amlets had a / deal o trouble in their family."

Provenance

John Taylor Spaulding (1870-1948, Boston); bequest to MFA, June 3, 1948.

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding