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The Tomb of William Woollett

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom, "To the Memory of / MR. WILLIAM WOOLLETT. / London, Publish'd by C. Tayolr No. 10 near Castle Street, Holborn, Aug.st 1; 1785."

Marks

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1785

Accession Number

P17775

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

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