User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

"By the Dove-cot"

Inscription

l.l.: "Dalziel Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram with "1865"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Fairfax Murray Collection; to 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

1866

Dimensions

Block: 16 x 12.6 cm (6 5/16 x 4 15/16 in.); Sheet: 19.2 x 15.1 cm (7 9/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3749

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints