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Illustration to "Maid Avorine," poem by Robert Buchanan from "Once a Week"

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "SWAIN Sc"

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

1862

Dimensions

Block: 9.2 x 11.3 cm (3 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 29.2 x 22.5 cm (11 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3226

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

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