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Illustration to Aesop's Fables with his life, 1666, drawing from an album bound in white vellum gilt
Brush drawing in grey wash, touched with pen and black ink
Fable LXXVII, 'The peacock and nightingale'
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Height: 129 millimetres
Width: 160 millimetres (average)
- Curator's comments
- The drawings for Fables LXXVIII, 'The angler and little fish', Fable LXXIX, 'The geese in the corn' and Fable LXXX, 'The dog and the piece of flesh' are missing.
Etched by Barlow, in reverse, with modifications.
See LS & CW, No's 103-108 for further bibliographical references.
Found with 1858,0626.372-407
Found with 1867,0413.320-395
Found with 1855,0714.66
- Not on display
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Associated Title: Fables
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