School of Art
Victorian Periodical Wood Engravings / PL3531
A Visit to the Irish Poor
Publication Title: Good Words
1860 (year of production)
Wood engraving mounted on grey card
105 x 125 mm.
Purchase: Puttick and Simpson Auctioneers, Leicester Square, London 1924
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Interior scene. A lady stands in the centre with a bow in her bonnet and she is holding a book. A man scratches his head and looks at her, surprised. In the background is a homely scene on pots, a basket, and a spade, with perhaps a washing line.