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Illustration to "Cleopatra" a poem by Swinburne from "Cornhill Magazine" 1864 or 1866, vol. XIV, p. 331

1864 or 1866


Dimensions

Block: 17.6 x 11 cm (6 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 20.6 x 14.6 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/4 in.); Mount: 26.6 x 20.8 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2975

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving on India paper; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.r. in block: "DALZIEL SC"; l.l. in block: artist's monogram; l.l. on sheet in graphite pencil: FSandys"; on mount in graphite pencil: "Engraver's India proof / Gilbert Dalziel"

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