Illustration to "Hacho the Dane," poem in "Once a Week"

1863
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 12.8 x 11.4 cm (5 1/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Sheet: 28.5 x 22.1 cm (11 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3281

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Figure with crown and staff, surounded by poorly clad figures with swords

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; 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