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Illustration to "Life's Journey"

1862
Frederick Sandys (English, 1829–1904), Cut by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93)


Dimensions

Block: 12.8 x 10.3 cm (5 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.); Sheet: 23.8 x 17.7 cm (9 3/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.2959

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustration to “Life’s Journey” a poem by George Wither “English Sacred Poetry” London; George Routledge and Sons, 1862, p. 348

Inscription

l.r. in image: "Dalziel"; bottom margin in graphite pencil: "Frederick Sandys" (posibly signature of artist) / "F. Sandys Life's Journey George Whither English Sacred Poetry Routledge 1862"

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