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Menalcus Watching Women Dance, from Thornton's Pastorals of Virgil

Artist:
William Blake (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Date:
1821
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
block: 1 1/2 x 3 1/16 in. (3.8 x 7.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.87.25
Not on view
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bindman 1978.614; Easson and Essick 1972.X(13); Binyon 1926.149; Russell 1912.30.xiii
Archibald G. B. Russell Engravings of William Blake. Boston and New York, 1912, cat. no. 33 xiii.

Laurence Binyon The Engraved Designs of William Blake. London, 1926, cat. no. 149.

Roger R. Easson, Robert N. Essick William Blake: Book Illustrator: a bibliography and catalogue of the commercial engravings. Normal, Illinois, 1972, cat. no. X(13).

David Bindman, Deirdre Toomey The Complete Graphic Works of William Blake. London and New York, 1978, cat. no. 614, ill.



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