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Wood Engraving - Limerick Bells - The Monk

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1978P619.7
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1862 - 1862

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, accompanied 'Limerick Bells: The Monk', a poem by Horace Moule. The illustration appeared in the periodical 'Once a Week' (2 August 1862, p. 141).

Accessioned, 1978.

Further Information

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

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Height:135 mm
Width:108 mm