Information

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.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist John Everett Millais -
Engraver Joseph Swain -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
SWAIN Sc / monogram 1861 (printed).
Signature - Engraved -
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Once a Week
1861-10-12 Bradbury and Evans, London p. 434
 
John Everett Millais: Illustrator and Narrator
Paul Goldman 2004 Lund Humphries B149

Provenance

James Richardson Holliday; bequeathed to City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, 1927; Accessioned, 1978.

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