User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

"A Treacherous Confederate; Uncle George (who has been amusing the young people with some clever conjuring): 'Now ladies and gentlemen, you saw me burn the handkerchief - would you be surprised to find [roars of laughter] I shall produce the orange our...

Inscription

l.l.: "CK"

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

1872

Dimensions

Block: 11.5 x 18.1 cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/8 in.); Sheet: 19.5 x 28.2 cm (7 11/16 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2547

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints