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Pencil Drawing - The Portent - Tracing for the Wood Engraving

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P908
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1860c - 1860c

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys


This is the original tracing from the finished design (1906P833) for the wood engraving illustrating a story by George Macdonald in the 'Cornhill Magazine,' 1860.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on tracing paper.

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Height:154 mm
Width:109 mm