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Creator:
Thomas Stothard, 1755–1834, British
Title:

One of Six Illustrations to Fenelon's "The Adventures of Telemachus son of Ulysses"

Date:
ca. 1784
Medium:
Pen and gray ink and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 3/4 x 2 15/16in. (12.1 x 7.5cm) and Sheet: 4 7/8 × 3 inches (12.4 × 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Wilmarth S. Lewis, B.A. 1918
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.722
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caves | Greek mythology | literary theme | mythology | nymphs | religious and mythological subject | Telemachus and Calypso
Associated People:
Telemachus
Mentor
Calypso, Nymph in Greek mythology, who lived on the island of Ogygia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22241
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