"Sleep"

1863
Frederick Sandys (English, 1832–1904), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 51.1 x 11.3 cm (20 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.); Sheet: 17.3 x 13.3 cm (6 13/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Mount: 25 x 20.9 cm (9 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1463

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

for unsigned poem of same title in “Good Words” 1863, p. 589

Inscription

l.r. in image: artist's monogram; on mount in graphite pencil: "Engraver's India-Proof: / Gilbert Dalziel"

Provenance

Sir Harold Hartley Collection purchased April 14, 1955 from the John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund