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Bathsheba Bringing Abishag to David

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Bathsheba Bringing Abishag to David

18th century
628 x 458 mm (24.7 x 18 in.)

Richard Earlom, British (English), (1743–1822)
After Adriaen van der Werff, Dutch, (1659–1722)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint on heavyweight laid paper
State: Before title
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Etched letter proof before title; published 31 July 1779 by John Boydell, Cheapside
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “Rd Earlom Sculpsit. London July 12, 1779”
Bibliography: Not in Smith.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.16.1

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  • plate Dimensions: 628 x 458 mm (24.7 x 18 in.)

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