Illustration to "Life's Journey"

1862
Frederick Sandys (English, 1832–1904)


Dimensions

Block: 12.8 x 10.3 cm (5 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.); Sheet: 20.9 x 17.4 cm (8 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2957

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Life’s Journey” poem by George Wither from “English Sacred Poems” London; George Routledge and Sons, 1862, p. 348

Inscription

l.r. in image: "DALZIEL Sc" and artist's monogram; on mat in ink: "Burnished 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