"The Maids of Elfen-Mere"

Block for illustration to William Allingham, "The Music Master," (London: Routledge, 1855).

1855
Dante Gabriel Rossetti (English, 1828–1882), Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 12.6 x 7.6 x 2.3cm (4 15/16 x 3 x 7/8in.)

Accession Number

55.1453

Medium or Technique

Woodblock

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Printmaking

Inscription

On verso, notes, including 88 Not Out (Hartley's autobiography; was this block reprinted there?)

Markings

14

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund