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Creator:
Print made by 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:
Earth
Date:
1803
Medium:
Stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches (20.6 x 26.7 cm), Plate: 7 1/2 x 10 inches (19.1 x 25.4 cm), and Image: 6 x 8 inches (15.2 x 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "Fuer 118"

Lettered lower center: "G.B.Cipriani Invenit. F.Bartolozzi Sculpst. | EARTH. | From the Original Drawing in the Pofsefsion of W.Palmer: | London Publifhed May 10th. 1803, by A.Molteno, Printseller to Her Royal Highnefs the Dutchefs of York, No.29, Pall Mall."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.585
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chariot (carriage) | cornucopia (motif) | lion | religious and mythological subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40787
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