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"What a beautiful feather, Mike," Illustration to "Story of a Feather." by Douglas Jerrold

Inscription

l.l. in block: "DM"; l.r. in block: "SWAIN"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "31"

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

1867

Dimensions

Block: 8.8 x 10 cm (3 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Sheet: 14.4 x 13.3 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1590

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof

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