Besyde a Welle

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Under a tree, besyde a welle, I say
Cupyde our lord his arwes forge and fyle.

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Artist

Name:
Burne-Jones, Edward Coley
Dates:
1833-1898
Country:
UK

Illustration

Subject:
Narratives
Technique:
Wood Engraving
Engraver:
Hooper, William Harcourt
Format:
Landscape (wider)
Source:
The Boston Public Library, the Internet Archive

Book

Title:
The works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Author:
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Publisher:
Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896
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Description:

A manly Cupid with flamboyant wings is busy at an outdoor forge holding an arrow in the fire and working the bellows as a woman behind him quenches the hot metal in a basin.

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