The Ring

1862
Henry Stacy Marks (English, 1829–1898)


Dimensions

Block: 10.2 x 11.5 cm (4 x 4 1/2 in.) Sheet: 13 x 13.9 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Mount: 38 x 28 cm (14 15/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

55.2958

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “The Ring,” poem by H. Vaughan, in “English Sacred Poetry,” Wilmott, 1862

Inscription

l.l. in block: "HSM"

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