- Museum number
- Object: Under the Chesnuts, Bargate Surrey
A woodland landscape with houses in the background.
Etching on smooth Japan-style tissue
- Production date
Height: 238 millimetres (Plate mark measurement.)
Height: 294 millimetres (Sheet measurement.)
Width: 395 millimetres (Plate mark measurement.)
Width: 395 millimetres (Sheet measurement.)
- Curator's comments
- The numbering of the catalogue, Thibaudeaux, cited on the dealer's mount for this print corresponds with an anonymous, undated 'Catalogue of Drypoints and etchings by Edwin Edwards.' in the British Museum Libraries's collections.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- John Christian purchased the print from Campbell Fine Art.
See No: 4 in Campbell Fine Art: British and European Prints, 18th-20th Centuries, Catalogue No. 8, annotated "bought" by John Christian.
Acquired by the British Museum in a card dealer's mount with a label on the back which provides the following information:
104. 'Under the Chesnuts' Bargate Surrey 1861.
Outstanding Proof impression with pronounced etched line.
Edwards's finest early etched work.'
A photograph of the label has been retained with John Christian's invoices for Edwards's work.
John Christian retained the invoice No: A3585 dated 5th April 2000 which provides the following information:
"8.104 E. Edwards "Under the Chesnuts, Bargate (AN16637)."
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