Return of the Shepherd, from "The Pastorals of Virgil"

William Blake, English, 1757 - 1827



Wood engraving

Image: 1 1/4 × 3 1/16 in. (3.2 × 7.7 cm)

Sheet: 1 7/16 × 3 1/4 in. (3.6 × 8.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1948.

Catalogue Raisonne

D. Bindman, The Complete Graphic Works of William Blake, New York, 1978, no. 618.

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