[Frontispiece to Henry Hare.]
Copper engraving. 268 x 160mm. 10½ x 6¼". Trimmed.
Frontispiece to Henry Hare, second Baron Coleraine's translation of Giovanni Franceso Loredano, "The Ascents of the Soul". The translator, in pilgrim's habit, sitting and writing, before a pyramidal monument, on which is represented Jacob's ladder with angels ascending and descending. To the left-hand side in the distance, a view of Venice can be seen.
O'Donoghue: 3. Fagan: p.28: II state.
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