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- Tentada via est qua me quoque possim tollere humo - Virgil, Geor: -

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- Tentada via est qua me quoque possim tollere humo - Virgil, Geor: -  [He steers his flight aloft [....]] (1810)

Image Details

Image Title

:  - Tentada via est qua me quoque possim tollere humo - Virgil, Geor: -

Alternate Title

: He steers his flight aloft [....]

Creator(s)

: Tilden, Samuel J. (Samuel Jones), 1814-1886 -- Collector
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1810

Medium

: Etchings -- Hand-colored

Specific Material Type

: prints

Notes

: Below the design: '-He steers his flight / Aloft, incumbent on the dusky air / That felt unusual weight, -Par, Lost, Lib: I. l, 225-'

Standard Reference

: Pol.IV.103; BM 11570

Source

: Series of social and political caricatures by James Gillray. / Political caricatures.

Source Description

: <820> prints : etching, engraving, aquatint, some col. 53.4 x 68.2 cm. or smaller.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MEZYRK+ (Gillray) Pol.IV

Digital ID

: ps_prn_cd32_466

Record ID

: 1068414

Digital Item Published

: 6-21-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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