The Tears of the Muses for the Death of Dr. Goldsmith.Engraved for the Monthly Magazine.
Engraving. Sheet 170 x 110mm (6¾ x 4¼"). Trimmed within plate, mounted on album paper with painted borders (18th century).
Two men pay homage to the medallion portrait of Oliver Goldsmith on a pyramidal monument, the Muses standing behind and Pegaseus, the winged horse, taking flight from a far hilltop.
[Ref: 30297] £140.00