Illustration to "Son Christopher" by Harriet Martineau, in "Once a Week"

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


Dimensions

Block: 11.3 x 12.7 cm (4 7/16 x 5 in.); Sheet: 28.9 x 22.3 cm (11 3/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.3013

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India Proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Old woman with muff meeting children and man

Inscription

l.l.: 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