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"Let Us Speak together Before We Sleep" (book illustration)
  • S. G. Swain, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
    John Everett Millais
    1829–1896
    born: Southampton, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • "Let Us Speak together Before We Sleep" (book illustration), 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 115 x 122 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 312 x 232 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/2 x 4 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 9 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0095
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Description

Woman seated in chair with a younger woman at her knee. There is a third woman asleep in a bed in the background.