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"View from the roof of the Milan Cathedral"

Inscription

margin: Description in pencil in Whymper's hand.

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

1879

Dimensions

Block: 23.4 x 10.2 cm (9 3/16 x 4 in.); Sheet: 30.6 x 20 cm (12 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1952

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

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