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Pen and Ink Drawing - The Boy Martyr - Final Design for the Wood Engraving

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P843
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1862 - 1862

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys


Finished design for the wood engraving illustrating a poem signed 'J.W' in Once a Week, 22 November 1862(p. 602). Larger and slightly different from the drawing finally engraved.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pen and brush in black ink on paper.


Height:152 mm
Width:209 mm