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"The Parable of the Unmerciful Servant," Illustration to "Parables of our Lord"

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Inscription

l.l.: artist's monogram; In graphite pencil in margins, copious notes by Millais, including "top of head lighter a good deal...Dear D - I am working...J.E.M."

Provenance

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

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

1863

Dimensions

Block: 14 x 10.8 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.); Sheet: 21.8 x 17.9 cm (8 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.); Mount: 35.5 x 25.4 cm (14 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

55.1450

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, India proof touched with opaque white watercolor, with notes in margin in graphite pencil from artist to engraver

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