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"Jacob Hears the Voice of God" Illustration to "Dalziels' Bible Gallery"

Inscription

l.l. in graphite pencil: "F. Sandys"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "Engraver's India-proof / 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

1881

Dimensions

Block: 18.7 x 14.6 cm (7 3/8 x 5 3/4 in.); Sheet: 24.9 x 19.9 cm (9 13/16 x 7 13/16 in.); Mount: 27.5 x 22.5 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2977

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving on India paper; engraver's proof

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