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The Hanging of the Crane

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1875


Inscribed on preliminary leaf in graphite "To Nellie / Christmas 1874"; acquired in 1929 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to the MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent


Place of Publication

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Hamilton, Early American Book Illustrators, no. 1098

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 42 wood engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books