A View of St Edmund's Chapel, in the Church of East Dereham, Containing the Grave of William Cowper Esq
Publish'd by J. Johnson St Pauls 25 March 1804
Engraving, sheet 280 x 220mm (11 x 8½"). Paper watermarked 1803;
The tomb of the poet William Cowper (1731-1800) in East Dereham, Norfolk, with memorial inscription by William Hayley. This print was the frontispiece to the third volume of Hayley's Life of Cowper, engraved by William Blake. Hayley was a patron of Blake and employed him to provide a series of engravings for this project.
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