"The muse so oft her silver harp has strung ..." [graphic] / the figures drawn by Ibbetson, and the landscape by J. Smith ; etched by Rowlandson.

Published/Created:
[London]
Published according to act of Parliament Feb. 20, 1802 by Ed. Jones, in Lord Steward's Court-Yard, St. James's Place
[20 February 1802]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 28.1 x 21.5 cm
Notes:
Title from the first line of the four-line poem printed below the image.
Title continues: "... That not a mountain rears his head unsung. And many an amorous, many a humourous lay, which many a bard had changed many a day."
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Frontispiece to: Jones, E. Bardic Museum. Musical and poetical relicks of the Welsh Bards, v. 2. London : For the author, 1802.
C. & J. Goodfriend; April 2013.
Abstract:
An elderly man plays a harp on a hillside surrounded by couples and children. In the distance are mountains and a tower.
Variant Titles:
Harpist in the mountains, the Welsh bard
Associated Names:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 [Printmaker]
Ibbetson, Julius, 1759-1817 [Artist]
Jones, Edward, 1752-1824 [Publisher]
Smith, John, 1749-1831 [Artist]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Children
Couples
Harps
Harvey, Francis
Mountains
Musicians
Riviere & Son
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1802
Frontispieces
Genre prints
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
802.02.20.01+
Orbis Record:
11364709
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29681
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10996986
PID:
digcoll:553625