Frontispiece (Bell's Edition, The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to Churchill. Chaucer Vol XIII)
24 May 1783
Blake, William, 1757-1827, engraver
1 leaf : illustration ; 13 x 8 cm
Frontispiece in Volume XIII, in: Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. The poetical works of Geoff. Chaucer in fourteen volumes : the miscellaneous pieces from Urry's edition 1721, the Canterbury tales from Tyrwhitt's edition 1775.
Size of Image: 12 cm x 7.5 cm
Engravings after designs by Stothard; the frontispiece for Vol. XIII is inscribed "Blake sculpt." [that is, William Blake]. In some sets of this work Blake's plate was re-engraved by Cooke and dated 16 Feb., 1787, though the title-pages were unchanged. Cf. Bentley.
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Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, illustrator