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East view of the inside of Cardiff Castle / The Virtuosi's Museum

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,1008.584

  • Title (object)

    • East view of the inside of Cardiff Castle

    Title (series)

    • The Virtuosi's Museum
  • Description

    Plate 13: a man seated on a rock in the right foreground, talking to two men working; next to them, a cart and two horses, and a woman carrying a basket; two gate towers and the castle wall in the background; after Sandby; published state; a page with letterpress pasted on the back. 1778
    Etching with engraving

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1778
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 160 millimetres
    • Width: 196 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above image with plate number, below image with title, artists' names and publication line: "P. Sandby R. A. pinxt. / P. Mazell sculpt. / Published according to Act of Parliament, by G. Kearsly, in Fleet Street, June 1st, 1778.", inscribed at top right in brown ink: "3".
  • Curator's comments

    See the series for 1958,0619.2, another impression for 1870,1008.557.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,1008.584

Plate 13: a man seated on a rock in the right foreground, talking to two men working; next to them, a cart and two horses, and a woman carrying a basket; two gate towers and the castle wall in the background; after Sandby; published state; a page with letterpress pasted on the back.  1778  Etching with engraving

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Plate 13: a man seated on a rock in the right foreground, talking to two men working; next to them, a cart and two horses, and a woman carrying a basket; two gate towers and the castle wall in the background; after Sandby; published state; a page with letterpress pasted on the back. 1778 Etching with engraving

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