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Pencil Drawing - Tennyson's St Agnes Eve - Sketch of St Agnes stooping to climb the Convent Staircase

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P662
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1855 - 1856

Maker Information

Artist:John Everett Millais - View biography for John Everett Millais


This is one of three drawings in the Birmingham Collection related to the wood-engraving design published in Tennyson's Poems, by Edward Moxon, 1857. The drawing shows Milllais' experimentation with posture and design.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper.

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Height:115 mm
Width:90 mm