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Tintern Abbey

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0510.130

  • Title (object)

    • Tintern Abbey
  • Description

    View of the ruined abbey, looking down a nave to a window on the right, with two men and a dog in the foreground; in an etched rectangular border; illustration to Henry Wigstead, 'Remarks on a tour to North and South Wales, in the year 1797' (London, 1800). 1800
    Etching and aquatint printed in grey and black

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1800
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 183 millimetres (image)
    • Width: 108 millimetres (image)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and 'Publish'd by W. Wigstead, No. 40 Charing Cross, Jan.y 1. 1800'.
  • Curator's comments

    See comment for 1873,0510.110.

  • Bibliography

    • Abbey Scenery 516.6 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Remarks on a tour to North and South Wales, in the year 1797
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1873

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1873,0510.130

View of the ruined abbey, looking down a nave to a window on the right, with two men and a dog in the foreground; in an etched rectangular border; illustration to H Wigstead's 'Tour to North and South Wales' (1800).  1800  Etching and aquatint printed in grey and black

Recto

View of the ruined abbey, looking down a nave to a window on the right, with two men and a dog in the foreground; in an etched rectangular border; illustration to H Wigstead's 'Tour to North and South Wales' (1800). 1800 Etching and aquatint printed in grey and black

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