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Wood Engraving - Swing Song - Published

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1978P619.11
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1861 - 1861

Maker Information

Artist:John Everett Millais - View biography for John Everett Millais
Engraver:Joseph Swain - View biography for Joseph Swain


This wood-engraved illustration, executed by Joseph Swain, is for an anonymous poem, 'Swing Song'. The illustration appeared in the periodical 'Once a Week' on 12 October 1861 (p. 434).

Accessioned, 1978.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Wood engraving, printed in black ink, on paper.


Height:132 mm
Width:85 mm