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"Morte D'Arthur" Illustration to "Poems of Alfred Tennyson"

1857


Dimensions

Block: 12 x 9.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.) Sheet: 15.7 x 13.6 cm (6 3/16 x 5 3/8 in.) Mount: 37.5 x 27.6 cm (14 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.2892

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof of the illustration “Morte d’Arthur,” for “Poems of Alfred Tennyson,” London, Edward Moxon and Co.: 1857, p. 199

Inscription

l.r. in block: "Dalziel Sc"; l.r. on mount: "Hand-Press India-Proof: / Gilbert Dalziel"; l.r. on mount in graphite pencil: "2"

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