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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1850,1014.633

  • Description

    Landscape with two men under a large spreading tree, one standing against the trunk, the other fishing in the river which curves into the left foreground, with a castle on the shore in the distance to left and a thatched half-timbered house at the edge of a path on the right; after Sandby.
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1766 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 247 millimetres
    • Width: 309 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image 'Engrav'd from a Drawing of Mr. Paul Sandby by William Elliott. / Printed for John Bowles in Cornhil, Robt. Sayer in Fleet Street, & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, London.'
  • Curator's comments

    Carington Bowles began to publish independently of John in around 1766.
    One of four prints by Elliott after Sandby, apparently a set: 1872,0713.16-19.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1850

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1850,1014.633

Landscape with two men under a large spreading tree, one standing against the trunk, the other fishing in the river which curves into the left foreground, with a castle on the shore in the distance to left and a thatched half-timbered house at the edge of a path on the right; after Sandby.  Etching

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Landscape with two men under a large spreading tree, one standing against the trunk, the other fishing in the river which curves into the left foreground, with a castle on the shore in the distance to left and a thatched half-timbered house at the edge of a path on the right; after Sandby. Etching

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