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"Dark Gordon's Bride," Illustration to the poem "Dark Gordon's Bride" by B.S. Montgomery from "Once a Week"

1860
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.5 x 12.7 cm (4 1/2 x 5 in.); Sheet: 29.1 x 22.7 cm (11 7/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3205

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Woman by tree

Inscription

l.l.: "SWAIN Sc"; l.r.: artist's monogram

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