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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Pierre N. Violet, 1749–1819, French
Title:

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Date:
1793
Medium:
Stipple engraving
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "P.Violet pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "F.Bartolozzi Sculpt. | Vide Young's night thoughts. 9th Night"; lettered, lower center: "ASTRONOMY | - I pause at ev'ry planet on my road, | And Ask for Him, who gives their orbs to roll, | London.Pubd. Jany 1-1793 by C. Guisan: & Sold by J.F. Tomkins No.49 New Bond Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.19484
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37199
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