Double etching in Theophila

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  • type
    Image
  • created on
  • file format
    jpg
  • file size
    2 MB
  • container title
    Edward Benlowes, Theophila (London: Henry Seile and Humphrey Moseley, 1652)
  • copyright status
    Public Domain
  • creator
    Edward Benlowes
  • credit
    Photograph by Whitney Trettien.
  • original publisher
    Edward Benlowes, Roger Norton, Henry Seile, Humphrey Moseley
  • original publisher place
    London
  • rights
  • rights territory
    Worldwide
Two copies of Francis Barlow’s etching for Canto 1 inserted in a copy of Theophila (1652). The second engraving was inserted later on a tipped-in frame. Harvard University, Houghton Library, f Typ 605.52.202, inserted before sig. D1.

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Two facing copies of Francis Barlow’s etching for Canto 1, showing the author sketching Theophila.

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