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The Mitre, Paddington Canal

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1812 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Captain Desmond Coke

  • Museum number:

    P.126-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 50, box A

Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'The Mitre, Paddington Canal (without the three trees)'. This is the first version of three similar scenes. Signed and dated by the artist.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1812 (made)

Artist/maker

Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Rowlandson 1812
Inscribed bottom right

Dimensions

Height: 7.78125 in, Width: 11.65625 in

Object history note

Previously given the erroneous title of 'Eel Pie Island'.

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'The Mitre, Paddington Canal (without the three trees)' by Thomas Rowlandson. This is the first version of three similar scenes. Great Britain, 1812.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Canal; Landscapes

Categories

Paintings; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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