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May I pass through the Earth My heart and hopes set upon heaven / The Rise & Progress of Religion in the Soul

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1867,0713.593-594

  • Title (object)

    • May I pass through the Earth My heart and hopes set upon heaven
    • The Rise & Progress of Religion in the Soul
  • Description

    Title-page and frontispiece, printed from a single plate.
    frontispiece to left: a young woman kneeling with hands clasped in prayer, resting on a book open on a lectern to right.
    titlepage to right: with a vignette showing an open book on a cushion, an hourglass and a butterfly. 1822
    Etching and engraving

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1822
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 141 millimetres
    • Width: 153 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Title-page: lettered with the title and 'T. Uwins del. / on Steel C. Warren sculp. / What is your life? Is it not even as a vapour that Appeareth for a little time and then Vanisheth away. / Vide Chap. 3. / London: Printed for F. C. & J. Rivington & the other Proprietors. 1822.'.
        Frontispiece: lettered with the title and 'Vide Chap. 21. / T. Uwins del. / on Steel C. Warren sculp. / Printed for F. C. & J. Rivington & the other Proprietors. 1822.''.
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Rise & Progress of Religion in the Soul
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1867

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1867,0713.593-594

Title-page and frontispiece, printed from a single plate.  frontispiece to left: a young woman kneeling with hands clasped in prayer, resting on a book open on a lectern to right.  titlepage to right: with a vignette showing an open book on a cushion, an

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Title-page and frontispiece, printed from a single plate. frontispiece to left: a young woman kneeling with hands clasped in prayer, resting on a book open on a lectern to right. titlepage to right: with a vignette showing an open book on a cushion, an

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