This volume, published by Edward Moxon in 1857, features illustrations by Millais, Rossetti, Holman Hunt, Mulready, Creswick, Horsley, Stanfield and Maclise. A number of the drawings for these designs are in the Birmingham collection. The five engravings by Rossetti are as follows: The Lady of Shalott(p.75), Mariana in the South (p.82), two engravings of The Palace of Art (pp. 113, 119), and Sir Galahad (p.305).

  • Acquired from Birmingham Reference Library (Arts Department), 1963.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti -
Artist John Everett Millais -
Artist William Holman Hunt -
Publisher Edward Moxon -
Printer - Bradbury and Evans
Engraver Dalziel Brothers -
Engraver William James Linton -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Title page: Poems/ by/ Alfred Tennyson. D.C.L./ Poet Laureate/ London/ Edward Moxon, Dover Street./ 1857.
- - Printed -


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
John Everett Millais Illustrator and Narrator
51 Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery 2004-10-16 - 2005-01-16
51 Leighton House, London 2005-02-18 - 2005-04-29

Associated people

Name Type
Edward Moxon Published by
Lord Alfred Tennyson Author

Associated organisations

Name Type
Dalziel Brothers Commissioned by

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