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Creator:
Edward Rooker, 1724–1774, British
Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
after John Collins, ca. 1725–1758/59, British
Title:

The Magicians Marching off After the Success of their Incantations

Date:
ca. 1763
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 17 7/8 x 20 3/8 inches (45.4 x 51.8 cm) and Image: 16 1/4 x 20 1/4 inches (41.3 x 51.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "IR74/140"

Lettered lower left: "J. Collins invt. et Pinxt. from Tasso's Jerusalem Deliver'd"; lower center: "Plate 2nd. The Magicians marching off after the Success of their Incantations. - Page 395. | To Willm. Windham Esqr. this Plate is most humbly Inscrib'd, by his most Obedient humble Servt. | Elizth. Jane Collins."; lower right: "P.Sandby & E Rooker sculp"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11252
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
forest | genre subject | magicians | men | trees | turbans | woods
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30751
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