Harold Harfagr

1862
Frederick Sandys (English, 1832–1904), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 18.5 x 10.8 cm (7 5/16 x 4 1/4 in.); Sheet: 27.2 x 21.6 cm (10 11/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.2932

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Harold Harfagr” in “Once a Week,” 1862, vol. VII, p. 154

Inscription

l.l. in image: SF (monogram); l.r. in image: "SWAIN"

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