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Illustration to "The Head of Bran," poem by George Meredith in "Once a Week"

1860
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.5 x 12.8 cm (4 1/2 x 5 1/16 in.); Sheet: 29.2 x 22.6 cm (11 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3220

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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