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"Tercentenary Triumphal Procession of William Shakespeare"

1864
John Tenniel (English, 1820–1914), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 20.2 x 35.2 cm (7 15/16 x 13 7/8 in.); Sheet: 27.7 x 40.2 cm (10 7/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.3626

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof, on tan paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Shakespeare in chariot

Inscription

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