Illustration to "Harold Harfagr" from "Once a Week"

1862
Frederick Sandys (English, 1829–1904), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 18.4 x 10.9 cm (7 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.); Sheet: 18.7 x 12.9 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/16 in.); Mount: 20.5 x 14.3 cm (8 1/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2960

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l. in block: artist's monogram; l.r. in block: "SWAIN"

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