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The Wife's Death, Illustration to "At Night"

Inscription

l.l.: WHH and l.r.: Swain SC; lower margin in brown ink: note from artist to engraver

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

"At Night," appeared in "Once a Week", Vol. 3, 1860, p.102.

1860

Dimensions

Block: 7.9 x 13 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.); sheet: 16.5 x 24.3 cm (6 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1476

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof, touched and with note from Hunt to engraver in pen and brown ink

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