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Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828.

Long-tailed field mouse

Wood engravings
3 cm W x 7 cm H (Platemark or image size)
15 cm W x 11 cm H (Item)
1 print
Date created
Modern prints by R. Hunter Middleton.

White line wood engraving, black ink, on Japanese paper

Long-tailed field mouse: mouse in grass.

Information about the printing of these wood engravings on the occasion of a Thomas Bewick meeting on December 16, 1943, for members of the Society of Typographic Arts printed in black ink on insert. 
Appeared In
  • The figures of Bewick's quadrupeds. Newcastle, 1824.
  • Thomas Bewick portfolio, containing twenty-four impressions printed directly from the original wood blocks engraved by the English master, Thomas Bewick at Newcastle-on-Tyne. Chicago, 1945. Plate no. 18
  • 1800 woodcuts by Thomas Bewick and his school / with an introduction by Robert Hutchinson. New York, 1962. Plate 35 no. 7 
  • A portfolio of Thomas Bewick wood engravings : one hundred prints made from the original blocks engraved by Thomas Bewick / with an introduction by James M. Wells. [Chicago], 1970. Plate 91
  • Referenced in: Hugo, Thomas. The Bewick Collector, 1970.