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The Jolly Landlady in Hyde Park 1780 / Ten Views of Encampments in Hyde-Park and Black-Heath (first series)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1904,0819.622

  • Title (object)

    • The Jolly Landlady in Hyde Park 1780

    Title (series)

    • Ten Views of Encampments in Hyde-Park and Black-Heath (first series)
  • Description

    View of a Sutler's Tent near the Serpentine River in Hyde Park, during the encampment; a voluptuous lady stands in foreground to left, holding up a glass to a soldier on horseback, to the right a mother sits with her child on her lap, two more children on grass, a washing line and more tents behind; plate VI. 1780
    Outline etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 237 millimetres
    • Width: 308 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and 'P Sandby'; numbered in lower right 'VI'.
  • Curator's comments

    This print almost identical to a drawing by Sandby recorded by Oppé (cat.169). For further comment see 1904,0819.733

  • Bibliography

    • Gunn 2015 360 bibliographic details
    • Adams 1983 59 (undescribed) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1904

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1904,0819.622

View of a Sutler's Tent near the Serpentine River in Hyde Park, during the encampment; a voluptuous lady stands in foreground to left, holding up a glass to a soldier on horseback, to the right a mother sits with her child on her lap, two more children on grass, a  washing line and more tents behind; plate VI.  1780  Outline etching

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View of a Sutler's Tent near the Serpentine River in Hyde Park, during the encampment; a voluptuous lady stands in foreground to left, holding up a glass to a soldier on horseback, to the right a mother sits with her child on her lap, two more children on grass, a washing line and more tents behind; plate VI. 1780 Outline etching

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