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The Seasons

Author:
James Thomson (British, Ednam, Scotland 1700–1748 Richmond-upon-Thames)
Illustrator:
William Hamilton (British, London 1751–1801 London)
Engraver:
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon)
Engraver:
Peltro William Tomkins (British, London 1759–1840 London)
Sitter:
William Hamilton (British, London 1751–1801 London)
Dedicatee:
Charlotte, Queen of England (1744–1818)
Publisher:
Peltro William Tomkins (British, London 1759–1840 London)
Date:
1797
Medium:
Illustrations: stipple engraving
Dimensions:
18 7/8 x 15 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (48 x 39 x 4.7cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.24
Not on view
Inscription: On back flyleaf: signature "Chas. J. Sawyer, Feb 1951"
The Chaucer Head Bookshop Stamp on inside back cover reads, "The Chaucer Head Bookshop".; Vendor: Irving Levy
De Vesme & Calabi (Bartolozzi) 1794-1804; Universal Cata. I.1982; Brunet V.836; Graesse VI.145
James Thomas Herbert Baily "Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A." in Connoisseur. extra number, 1907.



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