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The Sleep of Sorrow and the Dream of Joy
  • E. W. Stodart, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Raffaello Monti
    active: Italy
  • The Sleep of Sorrow and the Dream of Joy, mid 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 342 x 265 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/16 x 10 3/8 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0141

Lightly veiled personification of Joy runs as sleeping personification of Sorrow lies at her feet on flower strewn hill.