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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:

Genius Calling Forth The Fine Arts To Adorn Manufactures and Commerce

Former Title(s):

Allegory of the Fine Arts

Date:
1789
Medium:
Line engraving and stipple engraving
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "B. West invt. Historical Painter to his Majesty, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "F. Bartolozzi, sculpt. Historical Engraver to his Majesty"; lettered, lower center: "London Publish'd as the Act direts Octr. 1.1789 by B. West, Newman Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.581
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40783
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