The Parable of the Virgins The Parables of Our Lord
Millais, John Everett, designer, British artist, 1829-1896, London, possibly London
Dalziel family, printmaker, British engravers, 19th c., London, possibly London
Strahan & Co., publisher, London, possibly London
Cut from Good Words, 1863, illustration to "The Parables of Our Lord".
black carbon ink; Medium
height, image, 139, mm
width, image, 108, mm
height, sheet, 237, mm
width, sheet, 154, mm
bequeathed; 1991; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio
One of twelve illustrations which were published in 'Good Words' in 1863. They were reissued a year later, with eight additional blocks, in 'The Parables of Our Lord and Savious Jesus Christ' (Routledge).
Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991
signature; image lower centre; printed; DALZIEL SC
monogram; image lower right; printed; JM
title; lower centre; printed; THE PARABLE OF THE VIRGINS.
Object Number: P.1105-1991
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 24082; input: 2001-03-14; modified: 2013-05-10)