Illustration to "Sister Anne's Probation" by Harriet Martineau in "Once a Week"

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


Dimensions

Block: 12.9 x 10.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 in.); Sheet: 31.1 x 23.5 cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.3033

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Three nuns sitting at table; one nun standing

Inscription

l.r. in block: "SWAIN Sc"; l.l. in block: JEM (monogram)

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