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Creator:
William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Published by Robert John Thornton, 1768–1837, British
Title:

Illustrations of Imitation of Eclogue I, Page 17

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Pastorals of Virgil

Date:
1821
Medium:
Wood-engraving and letterpress on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Spine: 7 1/8 inches (18.1 cm), Sheet: 7 x 4 1/8 inches (17.8 x 10.5 cm), Image (1): 1 1/4 x 2 7/8 inches (3.2 x 7.3 cm), Image (2): 1 1/4 x 2 7/8 inches (3.2 x 7.3 cm), and Image (3): 1 1/8 x 2 7/8 inches (2.9 x 7.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered upper left: "To face page 17."; upper center to lower center: "ILLUSTRATIONS OF IMITATION OF ECLOGUE I. | First Comparison. | Second Comparison. | Third Comparison."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1720(5)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
birds | grain | landscape | marine art | raft | river | sailboats | sea | ships
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:63804
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