Lady trying on boots in a shoeshop 'Mistress and Maid' in Good Words
Millais, John Everett; designer; British artist, 1829-1896
Dalziel family; printmaker; British engravers, 19th c.
Cut from Good Words, June 1862, p.353. Illustration to Dinah Maria Craik (nee Mulock) 'Mistress and Maid. A Household Story'.
Letterpress on verso.
black carbon ink; Medium
height, image, 152, mm
width, image, 112, mm
height, sheet, 164, mm
width, sheet, 124, mm
bequeathed; 1991; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio
Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991
signature; image lower right; printed; DALZIEL SC
monogram; image lower left; printed; JM
P.1137-1991; Man writing a note on a piece of paper, accompanied by two elder gentlemen and a maid
P.1139-1991; Maid bringing a message to two seated women
P.1140-1991; Maid writing at a table, with lady looking over her shoulder
P.1141-1991; Two ladies sewing, one standing
P.1142-1991; Four women and a young girl in a kitchen
Object Number: P.1138-1991
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 24192; input: 2001-03-14; modified: 2010-02-25)