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Illustration to "After Dark" by Wilkie Collins, title page

Inscription

"W. Crane del." lower left, "DALZIEL" lower rt. "Touched proof by Walter Crane" in Gilbert Dalziel's hand in pencil, upper rt. margin

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

1860s

Dimensions

Block: 16.2 x 8.8 cm (6 3/8 x 3 7/16 in.); Sheet: 23.6 x 16.3 cm (9 5/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1861

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof with touches by artist in brown watercolor

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