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"Helen and Cassandra"

The Search of Ceres for Proserpine

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


Dimensions

Block: 17.5 x 12.4 cm (6 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.); Sheet: 31 x 23 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2981

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

SWAIN SC lower rt.

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