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A View of the London Spaw

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1880,1113.4850

  • Title (object)

    • A View of the London Spaw
  • Description

    View of London Spa, in Clerkenwell, surrounded by countryside; a few buildings in the distance to the left; in foreground a milkmaid walks towards spa carrying two buckets suspended from a yoke; a gentleman walks towards spa entrance on the left. 1731
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1731
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 102 millimetres
    • Width: 182 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title.
  • Curator's comments

    The production information is taken from the Crace catalogue. See also apparently related views in the same area 1880,1113.4864 and 4886.

  • Bibliography

    • Crace 1878 XXXII.41 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Crace Collection main series)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1880

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1880,1113.4850

View of London Spa, in Clerkenwell, surrounded by countryside; a few buildings in the distance to the left; in foreground a milkmaid walks towards spa carrying two buckets suspended from a yoke; a gentleman walks towards spa entrance on the left.  1731  Etching

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View of London Spa, in Clerkenwell, surrounded by countryside; a few buildings in the distance to the left; in foreground a milkmaid walks towards spa carrying two buckets suspended from a yoke; a gentleman walks towards spa entrance on the left. 1731 Etching

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