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Queen Elizabeth's Gate at Islington

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1880,1113.4976

  • Title (object)

    • Queen Elizabeth's Gate at Islington
  • Description

    View in a roundel of a tall thin building with brick walls running from either side; a group of figures relaxing on lawn in foreground, a boy flies a kite. 1780
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 103 millimetres
    • Width: 103 millimetres (image)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title. All other lettering has been cut off.
  • Curator's comments

    The Crace catalogue attributes this print to "Green", which probably refers to Benjamin Green. It is one from what appears to be a series of prints in roundels of Canonbury. See also 1880,1113.4973-4976.

  • Bibliography

    • Crace 1878 XXXII.167 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Crace Collection main series)

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1880

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1880,1113.4976

View of a tall thin building with brick walls running from either side; a group of figures relaxing on lawn in foreground, a boy flies a kite. c.1760  Etching

Recto

View of a tall thin building with brick walls running from either side; a group of figures relaxing on lawn in foreground, a boy flies a kite. c.1760 Etching

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