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Creator:
Thomas Carwitham, active 1723, British
Formerly Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:

Illustration to Homer's Iliad

Date:
1723
Medium:
Pen and brown ink with brown wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 x 7 1/2 inches (13.7 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Hom [G]li lib. 1"

stamped in blue ink, verso, lower right: "Paul Mellon Collection"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5503
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | gods | Iliad | literary theme | man | mythology | religious and mythological subject | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14917
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