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"Mary had a little lamb," Illustration to "Little Songs for Me to Sing"

Inscription

l.r.: "SWAIN Sc" ; l.l. margin in graphite pencil: "Sir JE Millais"

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: 10.1 x 10 cm (4 x 3 15/16 in.); Sheet: 27.4 x 22.6 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3525

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

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