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Magicians leaving the wood where they successfully performed incantations. Etching by P.Sandby and E. Rooker, 1763, after J. Collins.

Collins, John, approximately 1725-1758 or 1759.
Date
[1763?]

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Description

An episode in Gerusalemme liberata by Torquato Tasso, canto XIII (?)

Lettering

The magicians marching off after the success of their incantations; to Willm. Windham Esqr. this plate is most humbly inscribed by his most obedient humble servt., Elizth. Jane Collins. J. Collins invt. et pixt. from Tasso's Jerusalem deliver'd; P. Sandby & E. Rooker sculp.; page 395; plate 2d.

Publication/Creation

[London] : [Elizabeth Jane Collins], [1763?]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 46.3 x 54.8 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 562692i

Creator/production credits

The dedicatee might be William Windham (1717-1761), Norfolk landowner and art-collector, or William Windham (ca.1706-1789), of Earsham on the Norfolk/Suffolk border

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Language

  • English


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