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A. Camp Kitchen in Hyde Park 1780 / Ten Views of Encampments in Hyde-Park and Black-Heath (first series)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1904,0819.621

  • Title (object)

    • A. Camp Kitchen in Hyde Park 1780

    Title (series)

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

    View in Hyde Park during the encampment; a building of wooden slats with barrels ranged near the corner to right, from which a stout man emerges on the right and a woman carrying a platter on the left, with soldiers, men and women gathered on benches in front, two men carrying platters of food walking past them to trestle tables on the right, men drink in tents to left and three dogs run after three children in the right foreground; tents in the background; plate V. 1780
    Outline etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 238 millimetres
    • Width: 305 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and 'P. Sandby Ft. / Publish'd as the Act directs by P Sandby'; numbered in lower right 'V'.
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1904,0819.733

  • Bibliography

    • Gunn 2015 359 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1904

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1904,0819.621

View in Hyde Park during the encampment; a building of wooden slats with barrels ranged near the corner to right, from which a stout man emerges on the right and a woman carrying a platter on the left, with soldiers, men and women gathered on benches in front, two men carrying platters of food walking past them to trestle tables on the right, men drink in tents to left and three dogs run after three children in the right foreground; tents in the background; plate V.  1780  Outline etching

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View in Hyde Park during the encampment; a building of wooden slats with barrels ranged near the corner to right, from which a stout man emerges on the right and a woman carrying a platter on the left, with soldiers, men and women gathered on benches in front, two men carrying platters of food walking past them to trestle tables on the right, men drink in tents to left and three dogs run after three children in the right foreground; tents in the background; plate V. 1780 Outline etching

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