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Shere Mill Pond, No.1 (Small Plate)

La Tête de l'Étang, à Shere

Sir Francis Seymour Haden (English, 1818–1910)

Catalogue Raisonné

Harrington (1910) 37; Schneiderman (1983) 36, IV


Platemark: 11.3 × 16.6 cm (4 7/16 × 6 9/16 in.) Sheet: 15.7 × 22.2 cm (6 3/16 × 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with drypoint

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



“Trial a [State I here (Schneiderman, 1983 p. 111)] is alone good. It is less a study for the larger plate than being done on a small plate and found too small. The larger plate was substituted for it.”
IV. The plate was again reduced and now measures 114 x 168 mm. With the inscription Seymour Haden (E. l.l.).
Schneiderman (1983) p. 111.


In plate l.l. Seymour Haden; on sheet b.c. in graphite Shere Mill Pond (small study) 34; l.l. 2


In plate l.l. Seymour Haden


Mrs. Arthur Tracy Cabot, by bequest to MFA; 5/10/1945

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Arthur T. Cabot