The Annunciation

Henry Holiday (English, 1839–1927), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 18 x 13.1 cm (7 1/16 x 5 3/16 in.); Sheet: 26 x 20.6 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2329

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l. in block: "Swain"; center in block: "The Annunciation: part of a mural painting by Henry Holiday in the Chancel of All Saints' Church: Notting Hil: Wililam White: FSA: Architect"

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