Artist William Lee-Hankey, English, 1869-1952
  • The Prayer
Date 1912
Medium drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 3/4 × 6 3/8 inches (24.8 × 16.2 cm)
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 10 1/8 inches (33.7 × 25.7 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 20.104
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right: [artist's monogram]
Signed, in pencil, lower center: W Lee Hankey inv del et imp.
Marks Artist's drystamp, lower left center: (Lugt Suppl. 2637a)
Watermark, center left edge: [fragments of cursive initials]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left edge: 35820; Prayer Maiden; #6331
1920-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)