Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Portrait of the Poet, John Dryden,

Engraving, stipple, and drypoint on thin laid paper partially mounted down on heavier laid sheet with platemark

Second of two states

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 103 x 72 mm (4.1 x 2.8 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left: “IB Grateloup s.”; inscribed in plate, lower center: “L Dryden”

Accession number: 1940.D1.109

Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1940

Bibliography: Portalis and Beraldi 4 ii/ii (vol. 2, p. 349); Firmin-Didot 885 (vol. 1, p. 308); see Carlson and Ittmann, cat. no. 67; Courboin (vol. 2, p. 98), not numbered.

Work Type: print

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