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Illustration to "The Little Mourner" by Henry Alford from "English Sacred Poems" London; George Routledge and Sons, 1862, p. 348

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Inscription

l.r. in block: artist's monogram; l.l. in block: "DALZIEL SC"; margins in graphite pencil: notes from Sandys to engraver

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

1862

Dimensions

Block: 14.1 x 10.8 cm (5 9/16 x 4 1/4 in.); Sheet: 20.6 x 17.4 cm (8 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2954

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof with notes from artist to engraver

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