Palmer, Samuel (1805-1881), 'Opening the Fold' or 'Early Morning', Etching, 1880

'Opening the Fold' or 'Early Morning', Etching, 1880

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The plate signed. With two lines of verse (lines 25 & 26) engraved in the lower plate border by A H Palmer for the small paper edition of An English Version of the Eclogues of Virgil by Samuel Palmer, with Illustrations by the Author, published for him by Seeley & Company, 1883, the first lettered edition (undescribed by Alexander and Lister) printed on cream laid paper.

Image Size 11.8 x 17.6 cm
Plate Size 15.2 x 21.3 cm
Sheet Size 20.8 x 31.9 cm
Reference Lister 13, viii/x
Provenance A K Astbury

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