Tythe In Kind; or the Sow's Revenge 

Resource tools

Original TIF File

5514 × 5441 pixels (30 MP)

46.7 cm × 46.1 cm @ 300 PPI

50.1 MB Request

Original Size JPG

5514 × 5441 pixels (30 MP)

46.7 cm × 46.1 cm @ 300 PPI

8.4 MB Download
Note: For private use only (not for publication). For other purposes, file a request in Request Item page.
Resource details

Resource ID

14688

Access

Open

Title

Tythe In Kind; or the Sow's Revenge

Date of Original

1 March 1784

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Blake, William, 1757-1827, engraver

Format

1 folded leaf : illustration ; 21 x 23 cm folded to 21 x 11 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Frontispiece to February 1784: The Wit's magazine, or, Library of Momus : being a compleat repository of mirth, humour, and entertainment. Volume I.

Size of Image: 17 x 22 cm

Each monthly number has a fold-out frontispiece illustrating one of the issue's articles or poems. Plates in first five numbers engraved by William Blake after illustrations by Stothard (1) and Collings (4). Three other plates are engraved after Collings illustrations. Two are engraved by Anker Smith, one by Walter Thomas. The rest of the plates are unsigned.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake no.794 v.1-2

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

English wit and humor -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.
Satire, English -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.

Sequence

0794

Contributor(s)

Collings, Samuel, artist

Item

Art print

Search for similar resources

Remove