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Effie Deans by Sir John E. Millais

GC002.02.076 (RS129856)

Description

Black and white copy of a painting by John Everett Millais. It depicts a romantic view of a young man and woman talking over a stone wall. The scene is from "The Heart of Midlothian," the seventh of Sir Walter Scott's Waverly novels.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1877
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1926-06-10
Physical Description
1 heliotype
Dimensions
24x 18(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 76OVR
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George S. Selfridge, 1926
GUSN
199055
Reference Code
GC002.02.076

Record details

Originator
Barlow, T. O. (Engraver)
James R. Osgood and Company (Publisher)
Millais, John Everett, Sir, 1829-1896 (Artist)
Other People
Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1831
Descriptive Terms
novels
romanticism (form of expression)
scenes (depictions)
Material Type
heliotypes (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 71-80
Physical Access Restrictions
Excellent

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