Mars and Rhea Silvia
1 December 1797
Blake, William, 1757-1827, engraver
1 leaf : illustration ; 18 x 10 cm
Plate opposite page 2, in: Allen, Charles, -1793. A new and improved Roman history : from the foundation of the city of Rome to its final dissolution as the seat of empire, in the year of Christ 476, including a period of about 1228 years, from its commencement under Romulus. The second edition, embellished with four copper plates.
Size of image: 15 cm x 9 cm
The "four copper plates" were engraved by William Blake after designs of Henry Fuseli. Cf. Keynes, G. Bib. of William Blake, p. 244.
See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.
Rome -- History
Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825, illustrator