Illustration to Ambrose Philips's "Imitation of Eclogue 1" in Thornton's "Pastorals of Virgil" (London, 1821); shepherds Colinet and Thenot, with their sheep, seated under trees that frame the image from either side; a branch from the left tree hangs heavy with fruit; a cottage, hills and the sun in the background. 1821 Wood-engraving

An00038789 001 l

Thing

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

People

About the Works Of
Thornton, Robert John, Philips, Ambrose
Printmaker
Blake, William
Publisher
Thornton, Robert John

Place

In Gallery
184.d.19
Published In
London

Time

Acquired In
1863
Made
1821

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