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View of Carlisle / The Virtuosi's Museum

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,1008.511

  • Title (object)

    • View of Carlisle

    Title (series)

    • The Virtuosi's Museum
  • Description

    View of the city between the arches of a bridge, with a castle on the right, with a covered cart passing over the bridge, men fishing with a net from a boat on the left and two others in the foreground, one fishing with a rod; after Sandby, plate 10. 1780
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 209 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title in strengthened letters and 'Duncannon del. P. Sandby R.A. pinxt. / F. Chesham sculpt. / Published as the Act directs by G. Kearsly in Fleet Street, May 1. 1780.' above the image 'Plate 10.'.
  • Curator's comments

    See 1958,0619.2

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,1008.511

View of the city between the arches of a bridge, with a castle on the right, with a covered cart passing over the bridge, men fishing with a net from a boat on the left and two others in the foreground, one fishing with a rod; after Sandby, plate 10.  1780  Etching and engraving

Recto

View of the city between the arches of a bridge, with a castle on the right, with a covered cart passing over the bridge, men fishing with a net from a boat on the left and two others in the foreground, one fishing with a rod; after Sandby, plate 10. 1780 Etching and engraving

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