Homer.Taken from a Gem presented to the British Museum by the Earl of Exeter.
London Published Nov. 11. 1809. by J. Wilkes.
Stipple, 175 x 115mm. 7 x 4½".
Homer (9th century BC - 8th century BC; fl.c.), epic poet presumed to be the author of the 'Iliad' and the 'Odyssey'. Oval portrait with vignette of his two famous volumes below.
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