The Oracle, Representing Britannia, Hibernia, Scotia and America
- Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 22 × 26 1/4 inches (55.9 × 66.7 cm), Plate: 20 1/2 × 23 1/8 inches (52.1 × 58.7 cm), and Image: 20 1/2 × 23 1/8 inches (52.1 × 58.7 cm)
Inscribed lower center in graphite: "<...> | The Oracle"; inscribed on verso in graphite upper left: "Mr"; upper right: "23"; lower left: "C18907 | axx - | 0810"; lower right: "103 | opo | Ru | 25"
Collector's mark: "F.P.G."
Lettered lower left: "Invt Drawn & Engrav'd by J. Dixon. P[...] According to Act of Parliamt March 30, 1774"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- feathers | globe | headdress | lantern | priest | religious and mythological subject | snake | wings
- Associated People:
Father Time, man with wings and scythe
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Print made by John Dixon, ca. 1740–1811, Irish, The Oracle, Representing Britannia, Hibernia, Scotia and America, 1774
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