Antiquities, Pine, John, Front piece, Illustrations of Virgil's Poems, Vol 1 Carolo 1774
Pine John -Front Piece-Illustrations of Virgils Poems, Vol 1, Bucilica, 1774
Artist: Pine John
Engraver: Pine John
Publisher: Pine Robertus Edge (son)
Paper Size: 140 x 220mm
Print Size:105 x 180mm
Technique: copperplate engraving
Description: fine copperplate engraving
Less well known than his Horace, Pine's Virgil was left unfinished at his death in 1756 with only the Eclogues and Georgics illustrated and issued. His son, Robert Edge Pine, a notable painter in his own right, published this reissue with new preliminaries in 1774.
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