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Illustration to "If" a poem by Christina Rossetti

1866
Frederick Sandys (English, 1832–1904), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 15.9 x 11.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.); Sheet: 22 x 17.9 cm (8 11/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2983

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.r. in block: "Swain Sc"

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