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A View near Twickenham

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1877,0609.1712

  • Title (object)

    • A View near Twickenham
  • Description

    View of Twickenham from the Thames, which flows into the left foreground, with two large houses on the bank, one belonging to Barnaby Backwell and another belonging to Dr Battie further along and three boats boats on the water; plate 31 of a series. 1753
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1753
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 255 millimetres
    • Width: 418 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title in English and French and 'Boydell Delin & Sculp / (Barnaby Backwell Esqr.) / Publish'd according to Act of Parliament & Sold by J. Boydell Engraver at ye Unicorn ye Corner of Queen Street Cheapside London 1753. / (Dr. Battie.) / No. 34'.
  • Curator's comments

    See 1978,U.1749 for another print in the series

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1877

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1877,0609.1712

View of Twickenham from the Thames, which flows into the left foreground, with two large houses on the bank, one belonging to Barnaby Backwell and another belonging to Dr Battie further along and three boats boats on the water; plate 31 of a series.  1753  Etching

Recto

View of Twickenham from the Thames, which flows into the left foreground, with two large houses on the bank, one belonging to Barnaby Backwell and another belonging to Dr Battie further along and three boats boats on the water; plate 31 of a series. 1753 Etching

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