British, b.1756, d.1823
The Angel. Thus Heaven Instructs The Mind; Depart In Peace - (From Parnell’s Poem ‘The Hermit’)
- 270 x 190mm
Tags: angels (spirits), monochrome, ovals (plane figures), people (agents), portraits, profiles (figures), women (female humans)
This print is from an edition of 'The Cabinet of genius: containing frontispieces and characters adapted to the most popular poems' engraved and first published by Charles Taylor in 1797.
This engraving illustrates a passage from 'The Hermit' by Thomas Parnell (1679-1718)