Illustration to "The Anglers of the Dove" by Harriet Martineau in "Once a Week"

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


Dimensions

Block: 12.8 x 9.9 cm (5 1/16 x 3 7/8 in.); Sheet: 30 x 22.6 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3031

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two men seated one with hat, other with beard and fishing pole

Inscription

l.l.: "Swain Sc"; l.r.: 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