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"Alternate leaf and acorn ball in wreath about her hair," Illustration to "The Talking Oak" in "Poems by Alfred Tennyson"

Inscription

a: In graphite, various notes by Millais, including: "Compare this with another proof / Wherever you see white paint, make the lines more delicate."

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); from whom purchased by MFA April 14, 1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

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