Prisoner of Chillon, The. (Pen and Ink Design.), (drawing)
Brown, F. Madox
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 27 (Sale info: For Sale).
"He died, and they unlock'd his chains,/ And scoop'd for him a shallow grave,/ Even from the cold earth of our cave./ I begged them as a boon to lay/ His corpse in dust whereon the day/ Might shine--/ I might have spared my idle prayer,/ They coldly laugh'd and laid him there." BYRON. [P. 21.]
American Exhibition of British Art. Oil Pictures and Water Colours. 1857. W.H. Tinson, Printer, 43 and 45 Centre St., N.Y.