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Study of Evergreen Boughs with Snow

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Inscription

In very pale graphite, difficult to read, at lower right: Hayworth (?) / Jan (?) 1858 (?)

Signed

F. S. lower right

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

Study used in background of "The Little Mourner," illustration for "English Sacred Poetry" (London: Routledge, 1862)

probably 1858

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 26.5 cm (5 1/8 x 10 7/16 in.); mount: 13.7 x 27.1 cm (5 3/8 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1478

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil heightened with white on tan paper

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