[Preparatory illustration for "In Fairyland : A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World", by Richard Doyle]
|Main Creator:||Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883.|
Illustration with title "Elves & spider", showing an elf pulling on a leg of a spider while another elf waves hands in the air.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Ink drawing on verso. See 3051 TX 2(B) for details.
Preparatory illustration for "In Fairyland : A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World", first published in 1870.
Exhibited as part of 'The Fantastic in Irish Art: Images of the Supernatural and the Uncanny 1860-1940', 4 April – 12 August 2007, National Gallery of Ireland
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & ink ; image 5 x 10.2 cm., on mount 7.9 x 13.7 cm.
Attributed to Richard Doyle, (1824-1883).