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The Grave, A Poem

1808
Illustrated by William Blake (English, 1757–1827), Engraved by Luigi Schiavonetti (Italian, 1765–1810), Portrait(s) designed by Thomas Phillips (English, 1770–1845), Author Robert Blair (English, 1699–1746), Publisher Robert Hartley Cromek (1771–1812), Printer Thomas Bensley (English, about 1760–1835)


Place of Publication: London, England

Dimensions

Overall: 36 x 30 x 1.7 cm (14 3/16 x 11 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.265

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 14 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: T. Bensley for R. H. Cromek, 1808) Large quarto; xiv, 36 pp. [2 ff.], plus 14 plates; later nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped red morocco, red marbled paper boards (red cloth case).


London: T. Bensley for R. H. Cromek, 1808

Provenance

Mrs. Arthur Nisula, Cohasset, MA, from whom purchased by MFA, March 20, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund