Illustration to the poem "Irene" from "Cornhill Magazine"

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


Dimensions

Block: 17.3 x 11.4 cm (6 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Sheet: 29 x 22 cm (11 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3323

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof, with artist's notes and sketches to engraver in graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; l.r.: "SWAIN Sc"; margins: artist's notes to engraver in graphite pencil

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