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"He rose and with a cold and gentle grasp, he took her hand...," Illustration to "The Dream" by Lord Byron from "The Poets of the Nineteenth Century"

1857


Dimensions

Block: 12.6 x 9.3 cm (4 15/16 x 3 11/16 in.); Sheet: 15.7 x 12.4 cm (6 3/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3520

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man and woman shaking hands.

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram; l.c.: "DALZIEL"; l.l. margin in pencil: "Millais"

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