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"The Good Shepherd," Illustration to "The Parable of the Good Shepherd"

1864


Dimensions

Block: 14.1 x 10.9 cm (5 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 25 x 19.1 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.3199

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Man lying on ground, shepherd’s crook and one sheep lying near him

Inscription

l.r.: artist's monogram; l.l.: "Dalziel Sc"; l.r. margin in graphite pencil: "Burnished India-Proof Gilbert Dalziel"; u.l. margin in graphite pencil: "Sir John Everett Millais, Bart., P.R.A."

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