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Etchings for the Art-Union of London

Publisher:
The Etching Club (London)
Artist:
Thomas Creswick (British, Sheffield 1811–1869 London)
Artist:
(John) Frederick Tayler (British, Hertfordshire 1806–1889 London)
Artist:
Thomas Webster (British, London 1800–1886 Cranbrook, Kent)
Artist:
John Callcott Horsley (British, London 1817–1903 London)
Artist:
James Clarke Hook (British, Clerkenwell, London 1819–1907 Surrey)
Artist:
Richard Ansdell (British, Liverpool 1815–1885 Franborough, Hampshire)
Artist:
Henry James Townsend (British, Taunton, Somerset 1810–1890)
Artist:
Charles West Cope (British, Leeds 1811–1890 Bournemouth)
Artist:
William Edward Frost (British, Wandsworth, Surrey 1810–1877 London)
Artist:
Richard Redgrave (British, London 1804–1888 London)
Artist:
George Bernard O'Neill (Irish, Dublin 1828–1917 London)
Artist:
William Holman Hunt (British, London 1827–1910 London)
Artist:
Sir John Everett Millais (British, Southampton 1829–1896 London)
Date:
1857
Medium:
Illustrations: etching
Dimensions:
16 9/16 x 12 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (42.1 x 31.1 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Museum Accession, transferred from the Library, 1921
Accession Number:
21.36.132
Not on view
Marking: Bookplate inside front cover: Birket Foster
Myles Birket Foster (British, Northumberland 1825–1899 Braeside)
Rodney K. Engen Pre-Raphaelite Prints: The Graphic Art of Millais, Holman Hunt, Rossetti and their Followers. Lund Humphries, 1995, figs. 20, 21 (pl. 10, Holman Hunt's "The Abundance of Egypt" and "The Desolation of Egypt"), p. 35.

Gregory R. Suriano The Pre-Raphaelite Illustrators: The Published Graphic Art of the English Pre-Raphaelites and Their Associates. Oak Knoll Press, 2000, pp. 8, 103, 139, 142, 311, 312, 316, 317, ill.

Paul Goldman Beyond Decoration: The illustrations of John Everett Millais. 2005, Book Illustrations, 8, pp. 39, 83, ill.



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