Collection of Six Etchings ('Homeward Star', 'Cypress Grove', 'Sepulchre', 'Moeris & Galatea')
Artwork: Collection of Six Etchings ('Homeward Star', 'Cypress Grove', 'Sepulchre', 'Moeris & Galatea')
Size: (i),(ii),(iii),(iv): 15 x 21.5; (v): 13.3 x 28.7; (vi) 15.5 x 22 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Etching
Creation year: 1861
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Set of 6, 'Opening the Fold', eighth state with the verse below, all second state impressions with the verse below, as published in the second edition of 'An English Edition of the Eclogues of Virgil' in 1884, together with 'The Early Ploughman' probably the fifth state of nine, with the third cypress sharply pointed and the patch of white on the ploughman's head now shaded, trimmed inside plate

Bonhams London

Date: 2016-06-08
Lot Number: 7
Notes: Thick watermarked cream laid, with margins and 'TPL' blindstamp, on laid