Document ReferencePw V 301
TitleMS poem attributed to Marvell entitled 'Further advice to a Painter'; n.d. [c 1671]
Date1671 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 43 lines.

The line 'Arm'd at all points ready to infore', after line 41 is missing in this copy.

Copy dated by Beal to the late 17th century (Index, II, MaA 489).

Printed version dated 1670 and attributed to Marvell.
Title Of WorkFurther advice to a Painter
First Line of PoemPainter once more thy pencill reassume
Last Line of PoemTis by afflications passive men grew great
Physical DescriptionOne folio folded once to form two quartos
Descriptive FeaturesChainlines about 25 mm apart

Related MaterialIndex, ELM II, MaA 489
Crum, Index, P 8 (Variant version)
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 302
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 303
University of Nottingham Library: Pw V 1244/1
Other versions of the same MS.
For other MS concordances see Index, ELM, II, MaA 476-88 & MaA 493-99
Publication NotePoems on Affairs of State (London, 1697) pp 124-25
Poems on Affairs of State, vol I (1963), pp 163-7
W. L. Chernaik, The Poet's Time: Politics and Religion in the Work of Andrew Marvell (Cambridge, 1983) pp 211-12

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1121Marvell; Andrew (1621-1678); poet1621-1678
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