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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Raphael Lamar West, 1769–1850, British
Title:

And Ah! Let Pity Turn Her Dewy Eyes...

Part Of:

Collective Title: Juvenilia

Date:
1801
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/16 x 10 9/16 inches (35.7 x 26.9 cm), Plate: 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches (25.1 x 20 cm), and Image: 4 1/8 x 5 5/16 inches (10.5 x 13.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "[...]. [...]. (initials) 1807 | Juer 245"; lower right: "(IR31/1738)"

Lettered in black ink, lower center: "F. Bartolozzi R. A. Sculps. 1801."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.692
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
allegory | bed | bedframe | blankets (coverings) | book | broken | crying | interior | juvenilia | Juvenilia; or, a Collection of Poems Written between the ages of Twelve and Sixteen by J. H. L. Hunt, Late of the Grammar School of Christ's Hospital, 1801 | light | literary theme | man | melancholy | mirrors | novel | pillows | poem | poetry | poor | poverty | rats | resting | sadness | shadow | sorrow | window
Associated People:
Hunt, James Henry Leigh (1784–1859), poet, journalist, and literary critic
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40933
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