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Broad Street, Bloomsbury / London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1880,1113.4434

  • Title (object)

    • Broad Street, Bloomsbury

    Title (series)

    • London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century
  • Description

    View down the street looking towards the steeple of St Giles-in-the-Fields, which rises behin dthe buildings lining the street; street traders in left foreground, carriages and wagons on street, pedestrians outside shop fronts. c.1830
    Steel engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1829-1831
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 111 millimetres
    • Width: 159 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title, and production details: "Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd / Engraved by W. Woolnoth". At bottom left "Pl.105".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1880,1113.1562

  • Bibliography

    • Adams 1983 161.117 bibliographic details
    • Andres 2002 465 bibliographic details
    • Crace 1878 XXVIII.97 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Crace Collection main series)

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1880

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1880,1113.4434

View down the street looking towards the steeple of St Giles-in-the-Fields, which rises behin dthe buildings lining the street; street traders in left foreground, carriages and wagons on street, pedestrians outside shop fronts.  c.1830  Steel engraving

Recto

View down the street looking towards the steeple of St Giles-in-the-Fields, which rises behin dthe buildings lining the street; street traders in left foreground, carriages and wagons on street, pedestrians outside shop fronts. c.1830 Steel engraving

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