Frontispiece to "The Elephant. Ballad the First" in Hayley's "Designs to a Series of Ballads" (Chichester, 1802); an elephant holding an Indian man in its trunk, raised over its head; to the right, some baskets and a stall with pineapples; domed roofs in the left background, against a cloudy, dramatically lit sky. 1802 Engraving and etching

An00023588 001 l

Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
frontispiece, book-illustration, print, book
School
British
Techniques
engraving, etching

People

Acquired From
Gilchrist, Herbert Harlakenden to The British Museum
About the Works Of
Hayley, William
Printmaker
Blake, William

Place

About
India
In Gallery
1.d.07
Published In
London

Time

Acquired In
1894
Made
1802

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