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"When the pie was opened, The Birds began to sing," Illustration to "Sing a Song for Sixpence" (one of R. Caldecott's picture books), Routledge, 1880, p.10

Randolph Caldecott (English, 1846–1886)


Accession Number

55.1592

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; color-printed, 2 sides

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

RC lower left.

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