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Print - The Genius of Poetry finding Burns at the Plough
  • The Genius of Poetry finding Burns at the Plough
    Rogers, J
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The Genius of Poetry finding Burns at the Plough

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain, Uk (probably, published)

  • Date:

    ca. 18th Century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rogers, J (Engraver)
    Melville, H, born 1795 (Artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, printed ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard.

  • Museum number:

    S.81-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Portrait of Robert Burns with the Genius of Poetry, Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

Portrait of Robert Burns with the Genius of Poetry, Harry Beard Collection

Place of Origin

Great Britain, Uk (probably, published)

Date

ca. 18th Century (published)

Artist/maker

Rogers, J (Engraver)
Melville, H, born 1795 (Artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, printed ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'THE GENIUS OF POETRY FINDING BURNS AT THE PLOUGH. / The Poetic Genius of my Country found me as the Prophetic bard Elijah did Elisha; / at the plough, and thre her inspiring mantle over me.'

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm, Width: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of Robert Burns with the Genius of Poetry, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Burns, Robert

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland

Collection code

T&P

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