Illustration to "Maid Avorine," poem by Robert Buchanan from "Once a Week"

1862
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 9.2 x 11.3 cm (3 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 29.2 x 22.5 cm (11 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3226

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man helping girl who is seated in the street.

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