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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
And William Byrne, 1743–1805, British
after John Webber, 1752–1793, British
Title:

The Death of Captain Cook

Date:
1783
Medium:
Line engraving with etching, engraver's proof
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/2 x 23 1/2in. (47 x 59.7cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Engraved inscription: below image at left, "Drawn by Jn Webber"; below image at center, "Te Figures Engd by Fra Bartolozzi"; below, "Dream of Captn Cook.", below, "Published as the Act directs. Jany 1: 1783. by J. Webber and W. Byrne. London."; below image at right "The Landscape by Will Byrne."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10608
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28475
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Gillian Perry, Placing faces, the portrait and the English country house in the long eighteenth century , Manchester University Press, Manchester, 2013, pp. 206-08, fig. 42, ND1314 .P533 2013 (YCBA)


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