The Shipwreck of Telemachus.Book I.
Published by Alex.r Hogg No.6 Paternoster Row Jan 1. 1785.
Etching and engraving. Plate 224 x 178mm (9½ x 7"). Some slight toning.
Mentor and Telemachus clinging onto a mast after the shipwreck; above them, the winds, personified by butterfly-winged figures, are blowing on the raging sea. Illustration to Fenelon's 'The Adventures of Telemachus'.
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