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Illustration to "Arabian Nights"

Inscription

DALZIEL and artist's monogram lower rt.; upper margin in graphite pencil: description and signature of 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 13.3 cm (6 15/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Sheet: 25.8 x 20.8 cm (10 3/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1924

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, touched with opaque white watercolor

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