The Return (First Class)
- Hand-colored etching, stipple engraving, and line engraving on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 21 3/8 × 29 3/8 inches (54.3 × 74.6 cm), Image: 18 1/2 × 26 3/4 inches (47 × 67.9 cm)
Collector's mark, verso: Paul Mellon
Lettered, lower left: "PAINTED BY A. SOLOMON."; lettered, lower center: "LONDON PUBLISHED 4TH APRIL, 1857 BY E. GAMBART & CO. 25, BERNERS, STREET OXFORD STREET | THE RETURN. | (First Class)"; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY W.H. SIMMONS"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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William Henry Simmons, 1811–1882, British, The Return (First Class), 1857
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