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Proofs of Wood Engravings

Artist:
Sir John Everett Millais (British, Southampton 1829–1896 London)
Date:
second half 19th century
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
18 1/4 x 14 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (46.3 x 37.5 x 6cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.81.1
Not on view
Inscription: Says, "45 plates bound, 8 loose"--no longer correct.
Gordon Norton Ray, Thomas V. Lange, Charles V. Passela The illustrator and the book in England from 1790 to 1914. Pierpont Morgan Library, 1976, pp. 103-106.

Simon Houfe The Dictionary of 19th century British Book Illustrators and Caricaturists. Antique Collectors' Club , Woodbridge, Suffolk, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1996, pp. 390-91.

Paul Goldman Beyond Decoration: The illustrations of John Everett Millais. 2005, Book Illustrations, nos. 3 ff. and Periodical Illustrations, nos. 1-12, pp. 37-64, ill.



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