Frescoes Illustrative of English Poets, for the New Houses of Parliament. 1855
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For Sale is a Double Page from the Illustrated London News April 14th 1855, called "Frescoes Illustrative of British Poets, for the New Houses of Parliament." showing the following 4 Half Page Engravings. a- "Griselda's First Trial of Patience. - The Marquis Causes Her First Child To Be Taken From Her." (Chaucer.) Painted by C.W. Cope, R.A. b- "The Death Of Marmion." - (Scott.) - Painted by Edward Armitage. c- "St. Cecilia." -(Dryden.) - Painted by John Tenniel. d- "Satan Touched By Ithuriel's Spear, While Whispering Evil Dreams To Eve." -(Milton.) - Painted by J.C. Horsley.
Condition is Good, with Light Foxing Appearing on Both Pages.