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Paul collapses to his knees on the sea shore, supported by two men ; illustration to the 1820 translation of 'Paul and Virginia' by Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre illustrated by Richard Westall, engraved by a team working for Charles Heath, and published by Suttaby, Evance & Fox; a finished proof before letters. 1820
Etching with engraving, printed on chine collé
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Height: 254 millimetres
Width: 195 millimetres (platemark)
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- One of a set of five illustrations. See comment on 1868,0822.3365.
For the Slade set see 1868,0822.3365 to 3369. For other impressions of the prints (placed under J H Watt) see 1894,0417.423-4 and 1926,0331.330.
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Associated Title: Paul and Virginia
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