Tracing for an illustration engraved by Joseph Swain to accompany the poem 'The Death of King Warwulf' by Walter Thornbury in 'Once a Week' (vol. 7, 30 August 1862, p. 266).

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


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Frederick Sandys -


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Drawings
A E Whitley 1939 Bemrose & Sons Ltd., Derby p.380
Frederick Sandys 1829-1904: A Catalogue Raisonne
Betty Elzea 2001 Antique Collectors' Club in association with Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service p. 213


Probably acquired by Charles Fairfax Murray before June 1895.

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Name Type
Joseph Swain Associated with
Walter Thornbury Verse by

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