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Doctor Syntax & the Bees, plate 16 in the book 'The Second Tour of Dr. Syntax, In Search of Consolation' London: R. Ackermann, 1820), vol. 2 (of 3)
Date:
1820
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Aquatint (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 235 x 145 mm (9 1/4 x 5 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: William Turner (book plate); Edward Locke Tomlin (book plate);

Accession Number:
1963.30.38783.49
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Syntax attacked by a swarm of bees while sketching some ruins outside a country house; a group of servants rush towards him to help.
For comment on the Syntax series see the entry for the first book (1963.30.38783.1-32)

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