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"Please, Ma'am, can we have the peas to shell?" Illustration to "The Small House at Allingham" by Anthony Trollope from "Cornhill Magazine"

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram; l.l.: "DALZIEL 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: 16.2 x 10.3 cm (6 3/8 x 4 1/16 in.); Sheet: 18 x 12.3 cm (7 1/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3122

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; Indoa proof

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