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La Belle Dame sans Merci
1879

Medium
etching and aquatint
Measurements
21.6 × 17.6 cm (image) 22.8 × 17.6 cm (plate) 38.1 × 27.3 cm (sheet)
Inscription
printed (diagonally) in ink (in image) l.r.: T.C. Gotch. / 79
printed in ink l.l.: LA BELLE DAME SANS MERCI
printed in ink l.c.r.: “She took me to her elfin prot / “And there she wept and sigh’d full sore, / “And there I shut her wild wild eyes / “With kisses four.”
printed in ink l.r.: KEATS.
inscribed in pencil l.r.: T. C. Gotch. (all underlined)
Accession Number
725-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1939
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display