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Outlines of figures, & landscapes (?)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1874,0509.114

  • Title (series)

    • Outlines of figures, & landscapes (?)
  • Description

    Skaters of varying competence on a frozen river, some to right and left sitting at stalls and having skates fitted; strip cut from a sheet of a drawing book. reissue from 1790
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1790-1800 (c.)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 89 millimetres (cropped)
    • Width: 271 millimetres (cropped)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with publication line: 'Pub Aug' 6, 1790 by S W Fores N 50 Piccadilly. the corner of Sackville Street'
  • Curator's comments

    A reissue with altered lettering, published from an address to which Fores moved c. 1795-97. For the full sheet, published from No. 3 Piccadilly in 1790, see 1867,1214.437.

  • Bibliography

    • Grego 1880 p. 280 (vol. I) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1874

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1874,0509.114

Skaters of varying competence on a frozen river, some to right and left sitting at stalls and having skates fitted; strip cut from a sheet of a drawing book.  reissue from 1790  Etching

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Skaters of varying competence on a frozen river, some to right and left sitting at stalls and having skates fitted; strip cut from a sheet of a drawing book. reissue from 1790 Etching

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