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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Giovanni Battista Cipriani RA, 1727–1785, Italian, active in Britain (1755-85)
Title:

A Naiad

Date:
1779
Medium:
Stipple engraving
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

G.B. Cipriani inv. | Ye green hair'd Nymphs... | Attend. But Chief, thou Naiad, wont to lead | This fluid Crystal Sparkling as it flows,"; lettered, lower right: "F. Bartolozzi Sculp 1779 | ...With thydarling Vase; | That ase which Silver-Slipper'd Thetis | Vide Mason's Ode, To a Water Nympph"; lettered, lower center: "ANAIAD. | Published according to Act of Parliment Oct 1779. by F. Bartolozzi, No.1 Bntinch St. Berwick St Soho"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.19761
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38095
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