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"The Ballad of Oriana"

1857
Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 9.4 x 8.1 cm (3 11/16 x 3 3/16 in.); Sheet: 12 x 10.5 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.); Mount: 38.1 x 28 cm (15 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

55.2028

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.r.: WHH; l.r.: "DALZIEL"; verso of mount in brown ink: "Holman Hunt / for poems of Tennyson / Moxon 1857 / The Ballad of Oriana / Burnished India-Proof: / Gilbert Dalziel"

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