The Maids of Elfen-Mere

The Maids of Elfen-Mere

Artist: Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Engraver: The Dalziels

1855; original block shown here, printed 1939

Wood engraving

127 x 77 mm

Harold Hartley, Eighty-Eight Not Out, facing 238

Unlike the image appearing in Allingham’s The Music Master (London: Routledge, 1855), which was printed from an electrotype, this print is taken from the original woodblock. See below for commentary, and mouse over the text for links.

  • Version in The Music Master
  • Scanned image, caption material and formatting by Simon Cooke, and commentary by Paul Goldman.

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