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"Enter Mr. Woodward dressed in black and holding his handkerchief to his eyes," prologue to "She Stoops to Conquer" by Oliver Goldsmith

Inscription

signed in ink l.l.: "E. A. Abbey 1883"; verso in ink: title and notes to printer "reduce to 4 inches high"

Signed

signed

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); from whom purchased by MFA, April 14, 1955.

1883

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.7 x 20.4 cm (10 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3945

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on paper

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