Alfred Tennyson (British, Somersby, Lincolnshire 1809–1892 Surrey)
Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)
William John Hennessy (Irish, Thomastown, Kilkenny 1839–1917 Sussex)
Solomon Eytinge Jr. (American, 1833–1905 Bayonne, New Jersey)
Sir John Everett Millais (British, Southampton 1829–1896 London)
Daniel Maclise (Irish, Cork 1806–1870 London)
William Holman Hunt (British, London 1827–1910 London)
Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1822–1888 Claymont, Delaware)
Dante Gabriel Rossetti (British, London 1828–1882 Birchington-on-Sea)
Charles A. Barry (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1830–1892)
William Trost Richards (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1833–1905 Newport, Rhode Island)
Henry Marsh (American, 1826–1912)
Andrew Varick Stout Anthony (American, New York 1835–1906 West Newton, Massachusetts)
William James Linton (British, London 1812–1897 New Haven, Connecticut)
Dalziel Brothers (British, active 1839–1893)
Ticknor and Fields (American, Boston, Massachusetts)
Illustrations: wood engraving
8 7/8 x 6 1/8 in. (22.5 x 15.5 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Not on view
In 1857 Edward Moxon published a new edition of Poems by Alfred, Lord Tennyson illustrated by William Holman Hunt, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, and John Everett Millais. Their striking Pre-Raphaelite designs puzzled the author and many readers but by 1866 were seen as iconic.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 29, 2014–July 14, 2014.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy: British Art and Design," May 20–October 26, 2014.
Rodney K. Engen Pre-Raphaelite Prints: The Graphic Art of Millais, Holman Hunt, Rossetti and their Followers. Lund Humphries, 1995, fig. no. 58, p. 96.
Gregory R. Suriano The Pre-Raphaelite Illustrators: The Published Graphic Art of the English Pre-Raphaelites and Their Associates. Oak Knoll Press, 2000, pp. 108 (Hunt).