"But you Irish fellows always ride" Illustration to the novel "Phineas Finn" by Anthony Trollope from "St. Paul's"

1868
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 15.6 x 10.2 cm (6 1/8 x 4 in.); Sheet: 26.7 x 22.8 cm (10 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

55.3125

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man in bed speaking to man seated in bed

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "SWAIN Sc"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund