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Cyrus is discovered by a shepherd and a shepherdess while he suckles a dog. Mezzotint by R. Earlom after G.B. Castiglione.

Castiglione, Giovanni Benedetto, 1609-1664.
Date
1 September 1781

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Credit: Cyrus is discovered by a shepherd and a shepherdess while he suckles a dog. Mezzotint by R. Earlom after G.B. Castiglione. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Lettering

The exposition of Cyrus. In the Gallery at Houghton. Castiglione pinxit. Richd. Earlom sculpsit.

Publication/Creation

London (Cheapside) : John Boydell, 1 September 1781.

Physical description

1 print : mezzotint, with engraving ; image 23.5 x 36.7 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 42712i

Language

  • English


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