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Inscription

lower right in graphite: Timothy Cole; lower center printed in black ink: This impression, taken by hand on Japan paper, is one of one / hundred and twenty-five copies printed by me from the original / blocks and plates in the year 1891. / Professional Proof-printed / for Wood-engravers.; lower center in graphite by the printer: J. C. Bauer

Marks and Labels

stamped lower center in black ink: F.B.B. [circled]

Provenance

Frank B. Bristow, Falls Church, VA; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washingotn, DC, 1968; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1925
Smith, Ralph Clifton. The Wood Engraved Work of Timothy Cole. Washington, DC: Press of Gibson Brothers, Inc., 1925, p. 51, no. 254.