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"Bailiff: 'Taste us! By the Lord Madam, they devour us'"

Inscription

l.l.: "Dalziel Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram; lower margin in graphite pencil: title; upper margin in graphite pencil: "Burnished India Proof: touched by G.J. Pinwell / Gilbert Dalziel"

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

1865

Dimensions

Block: 17.7 x 12.9 cm (6 15/16 x 5 1/16 in.); Sheet: 26.8 x 20 cm (10 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3755

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving;India proof, touched with opaque white watercolor

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