The cottar's family

William Strang
1859 - 1921
1885
etching
Image: 6 11/16 × 8 11/16 in. (17 × 22 cm) Plate Mark: 6 7/8 × 8 7/8 in. (17.4 × 22.6 cm) Sheet: 9 7/16 × 13 9/16 in. (23.9 × 34.4 cm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
1986.2560
Published: 
[London? : s.n.], 1885.
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Provenance: 
From the library of Gordon N. Ray
Inscription: 
Signed "W Strang. 84." within the plate at lower left; title in pencil on verso: The Cotter's Family; numbered "340" in pencil on verso. NNPM
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Print published in The portfolio, volume xvii, 1886.

Summary: 

Print shows a man and a woman seated outdoors at left beside a tree, watching two children at right, a little boy who carries on his back a little girl who is evidently a cripple, with two crutches in a wheelbarrow shown behind them.

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