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Grim Spain

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1933,0408.169

  • Title (object)

    • Grim Spain
  • Description

    An entrance to a fortification in Burgos, seen in perspective, to left, with two bell towers; a small house behind; below, seen from a distance a partial view of the town. 1877
    Etching, printed in brown ink

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1877
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 150 millimetres
    • Width: 225 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Etched with signature and date, bottom left.
  • Curator's comments

    According to Schneiderman, this state was printed by Goulding for the Fine Art Society, and published in Frederick Wedmore's 'Four Masters of Etching' (London, 1883).

  • Bibliography

    • Schneiderman 1983 173.I bibliographic details
    • Harrington 1910 186.I bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1933

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1933,0408.169

An entrance to a fortification in Burgos, seen in perspective, to left, with two bell towers; a small house behind; below, seen from a distance a partial view of the town.  1877  Etching, printed in brown ink

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An entrance to a fortification in Burgos, seen in perspective, to left, with two bell towers; a small house behind; below, seen from a distance a partial view of the town. 1877 Etching, printed in brown ink

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