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William Say, 1768–1834, British, Love Sheltered, 1806
- Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 28 7/8 × 19 1/4 inches (73.3 × 48.9 cm), Plate: 25 7/8 × 16 1/2 inches (65.7 × 41.9 cm), Image: 25 × 16 7/16 inches (63.5 × 41.8 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "20610"
Lettered, lower left: "London, Published Novr. 10th 1806. | H. Thomson R.A. Pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "LOVE SHELTERED. | It's a cold rainy night and I'm wet to the skin | And I have lost my way Ma'am; so pray let me in. | The collection of Charles Hoare Esq. to whome this plate is dedicated, by his obliged humble servant, H. Macklin."; lettered, lower right: "by H. Macklin, 39 Fleet Street. | Wm. Say Sculpt."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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