Illustration (frontispiece) to "Millais's Collected Illustrations"

1865
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 18.9 x 13.7 cm (7 7/16 x 5 3/8 in.); Sheet: 19.9 x 14.9 cm (7 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Mount: 22 x 16.8 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3526

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two girls reading book under sign: “Millais Collected Illustrations”

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram and date; 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