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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1866,1114.614

  • Description

    Peter Walker & John Carr: two men with hats and jackets, carrying a barrel suspended from a pole over their shoulders, walking to right; three more barrels on a horse-drawn cart in the left background; illustration to 'Microcosm of Great Britain' (1803); published state dated 1805. 1803
    Hand-coloured aquatint

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1803-1805
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 350 millimetres
    • Width: 278 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with publication line: "Published by William Miller, Albemarle Street, Jany. 1. 1805.", numbered: "No. 12."
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Microcosm of Great Britain
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1866

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1866,1114.614

Peter Walker & John Carr: two men with hats and jackets, carrying a barrel suspended from a pole over their shoulders, walking to right; three more barrels on a horse-drawn cart in the left background; illustration to 'Microcosm of Great Britain' (1803); published state dated 1805.  1803  Hand-coloured aquatint

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Peter Walker & John Carr: two men with hats and jackets, carrying a barrel suspended from a pole over their shoulders, walking to right; three more barrels on a horse-drawn cart in the left background; illustration to 'Microcosm of Great Britain' (1803); published state dated 1805. 1803 Hand-coloured aquatint

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