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This page from 'Once a Week' (23 March 1861, vol. 4, p. 350) includes a German ballad by Uhland, translated by Julia Goddard, and its accompanying illustration 'Yet once more on the organ play' by Sandys. His design was engraved by Joseph Swain. The illustration was reused by Walter Thornbury in his anthology 'Historical and Legendary Ballads and Songs' (pub. 1876, p. 87) where it accompanied his poem 'Tintoretto' (Betty Elzea, 'Frederick Sandys 1829-1904: A Catalogue Raisonné,' p. 203).

  • Purchased and presented by subscribers in 1906.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
After Frederick Sandys -
Engraver Joseph Swain -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Bottom left: SWAIN Sc; On the musician's stool: AFS [monogram]
Signature - Printed 1861 Ink.
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Once a Week
March 1861 - vol. 4, p. 350
 
English Illustration: The Sixties 1855-70
Gleeson White 1897, reprinted 1970 Kingsmead Reprints, Bath p. 29

Provenance

Almost certainly Charles Fairfax Murray.

Associated people

Name Type
Julia Goddard Author

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