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"The Spirit of the Vanished Island," Illustration to "Once a Week"

1866
John Everett Millais (English, 1829–1896), Cut by Joseph Swain (English, 1820–1909)


Dimensions

Block: 11.1 x 12.6 cm (4 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.); Sheet: 30.4 x 21.9 cm (11 15/16 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3253

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Indian Squaw in canoe

Inscription

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