Information

This wood-engraved illustration, executed by Joseph Swain, was for 'The Iceberg', a story by Stewart Harrison. The illustration appeared in the periodical 'Once a Week' on 6 October 1860 (p. 655). .

  • 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 / SHIRTS / monogram (printed).
Signature - Printed -
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Once a Week
Harriet Martineau 1860-10-06 Bradbury and Evans, London p. 655
 
John Everett Millais: Illustrator and Narrator
Paul Goldman 2004 Lund Humphries, Aldershot B143

Provenance

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

Associated people

Name Type
Stewart Harrison -

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