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"Him Pensive on the lonely beach she found, with streaming eyes in briny torrents drown'd, and inly pining for his native shore", from The Odyssey of Homer, Book V. Pa. 111. Published by W. Durell.

1812 Peter Maverick Born: New York, New York 1780 Died: New York, New York 1831 Copy after John Thurston Born: Scarborough, England 1774 Died: London, England 1822 engraving on paper sheet: 5 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (14.3 x 8.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Library of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution 1988.62.3 Not currently on view


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Dress - historic - classical dress

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Literature - Homer - Odyssey

graphic arts - print

paper - wove paper

engraving

About Peter Maverick

Born: New York, New York 1780 Died: New York, New York 1831

About Copy after John Thurston

Born: Scarborough, England 1774 Died: London, England 1822

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