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"You will at least hand me to it!" Illustration to "Story of a Feather" by Douglas Jerrold

1867
George Du Maurier (English (born in France), 1834–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 8.8 x 10 cm (3 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Sheet: 14.8 x 14.1 cm (5 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1609

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

“You will at least hand me to it!” Illustration to “Story of a Feather” by Douglas Jerrold, 1867, p.70

Inscription

l.l. in block: "DM"; l.r. in block: "SWAIN'; l.r. in graphite pencil: "33"

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