Sylvio and Dorinda
- Part Of:
- between 1752 and 1768
- Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 10 5/16 x 14 1/8 inches (26.2 x 35.9 cm), Plate: 9 1/16 x 12 3/4 inches (23 x 32.4 cm), and Image: 8 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches (22.2 x 32.4 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "#291"
Lettered, lower center: "SYLVIO and DORINDA."; lower left: "Printed for Jon,,o Bowles & Son at the Black Horse in Cornhill"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- archer | arrows | bow | bushes | cape | dog (animal) | drama | dying | falling | genre subject | holding | hunter | hunters | Il Pastor Fido (The Faithful Shepherd), 1590 | leopard | literary theme | men | mythology | nymph | old | pastoral | pelt | putti | running | sandals | togas | tragedy | tree | trees | woman | woods | wound
- Associated People:
Sylvio, the huntsman
Dorinda, the nymph
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Print made by William Faithorne, 1656–ca. 1701, British, Sylvio and Dorinda, between 1752 and 1768
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