"The Curfew Tolls the Knell of Parting Day..."
Plate I from Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray, Illustrated by the Etching Club (London, 1847)
Thomas Creswick, British, 1811 - 1869. Published by Joseph Cundall, British, 1818 - 1895. for The Etching Club, London. Written by Thomas Gray, British, 1716 - 1771.
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Plate: 11 1/4 x 7 13/16 inches (28.5 x 19.9 cm)
Sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 7/8 inches (37.5 x 27.6 cm)Curatorial Department:
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The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985