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Creator:
Print made by Robert Spence, 1871–1964, British
Title:

George Fox Talks to the People About Dreams

Part Of:

Collective Title: George Fox His Journal

Date:
between 1890 and 1911
Medium:
Etching and drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/16 x 14 3/8 inches (28.1 x 36.5 cm), Plate: 6 15/16 x 8 15/16 inches (17.6 x 22.7 cm), and Image: 5 11/16 x 8 11/16 inches (14.5 x 22 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "I came among a people that relied much upon Dreams:..."; lower right: "1647"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Robert Spence"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of the George School, Newtown, Pennsylvania
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2009.26.20
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
benches | cat (domestic cat) | dark | fireplace | genre subject | historical subject | illustration | interior | light | listening | meeting | meeting house | men | preacher | preaching | Religious Society of Friends | women
Associated People:
Fox, George (1624–1691), a founder of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:62246
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