Lot 35: The Anglers of the Dove - Polly Sees the Bonfires
October 30, 2016
London, United Kingdom
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Description: Rare woodblock PROOF of John Everett Millais story illustrations. 'Polly Sees the Bonfires', from the serialised story 'Anglers of a Dove' by Harriet Martineau, in the 'Once a Week' periodical, 1862. Other example in City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Beautifully framed
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Provenance: Guaranteed Gallery certificate
Dimensions: Frame: 52 x 48 cm (20in x18.8in), Image: 11 x 9.5 cm (4.3in x 3.7in), Paper: 20.5 x 18.5 cm (7.8in x 7.2in)
Artist or Maker: After John Everett Millais, Engraver: Joseph Swain
Medium: Rare Proof woodblock, handcarved