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Creator:
Print made by Amedeo Gabrielli, 1749–1817
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after John Francis Rigaud, 1742–1810, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title:

Griselda Returning to her Father

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Clerk's Tale from the Canterbury Tales

Date:
after 1785
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/16 x 13 inches (43.4 x 33 cm), Plate: 13 1/8 x 10 inches (33.4 x 25.4 cm), and Image (oval): 10 9/16 x 8 7/16 inches (26.8 x 21.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Letter Proof"

Lettered, lower center: "GRISELDA returning to her FATHER. | Bartolozzi. A Gabrielli Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.677
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | bedroom | cloaks | daughter | embracing | family | father | fireplace | house | illustration | literary theme | pitcher | The Clerk's Tale (The Canterbury Tales)
Associated People:
Griselda (character in The Canterbury Tales)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40914
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