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Nash's Mansions of England in the Olden Time / Charlcote, Warwickshire

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1917,1208.2871

  • Title (object)

    • Charlcote, Warwickshire

    Title (series)

    • Nash's Mansions of England in the Olden Time
  • Description

    A couple in Elizabethan dress on horseback with dogs, the lady with a hawk on her wrist, the man talking to a servant who lifts the hoof of a deer and gestures towards a poacher who stands cap in hand to right, guarded by another man with a crossbow, in front of an arched gateway of a manor with a view of a wing with triple casement windows beyond.
    Lithograph printed with a beige tone block

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1849 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 397 millimetres
    • Width: 304 millimetres
    • Height: 558 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 378 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and 'Joseph Nash lithotint / C. Hullmandels Patent. / This Plate forms Part of the forthcoming Volume of Nash's 'Mansions of England'.
  • Curator's comments

    Clearly issued as a type of prospectus. The print appears in the third volume, according to Abbey.
    The series was issued in four parts, with a 'Book of Text' containing descriptions, by McLean in 1849. Abbey states that the plates were published both coloured in part form with an accompanying text and uncoloured in book form of four volumes.

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  • Bibliography

    • Abbey Scenery 402.70 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1917

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1917,1208.2871

A couple in Elizabethan dress on horseback with dogs, the lady with a hawk on her wrist, the man talking to a servant who lifts the hoof of a deer and gestures towards a poacher who stands cap in hand to right, guarded by another man with a crossbow, in front of an arched gateway of a manor with a view of a wing with triple casement windows beyond.  Lithograph printed with a beige tone block

A couple in Elizabethan dress on horseback with dogs, the lady with a hawk on her wrist, the man talking to a servant who lifts the hoof of a deer and gestures towards a poacher who stands cap in hand to right, guarded by another man with a crossbow, in front of an arched gateway of a manor with a view of a wing with triple casement windows beyond. Lithograph printed with a beige tone block

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