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1953

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2016

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Print, The Irrigating Ditch, Illustration for The Century Magazine (XXXVIII, No. 2, June 1889, p. 299)

This is a Print. It was created by Mary A. Hallock Foote. It is dated 1889 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is wood-engraving in black ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by E. Maurice Bloch. It is credited Gift of E. Maurice Bloch.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 19.3 × 13.2 cm (7 5/8 × 5 3/16 in.) Sheet: 23.8 × 16.6 cm (9 3/8 × 6 9/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in block, lower right: Closson Sc.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: opp. p. 298

Cite this object as

Print, The Irrigating Ditch, Illustration for The Century Magazine (XXXVIII, No. 2, June 1889, p. 299); Mary A. Hallock Foote (American, 1847 – 1938); USA; wood-engraving in black ink on paper; Platemark: 19.3 × 13.2 cm (7 5/8 × 5 3/16 in.) Sheet: 23.8 × 16.6 cm (9 3/8 × 6 9/16 in.); Gift of E. Maurice Bloch; 1953-130-1-a

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