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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1813 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simpkins, William (artist)
    White & Cochrane (printer and publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Intaglio print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Fiona Pearson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FF, shelf 12

Physical description

Engraved plan of Vauxhall Gardens labelled with letters and a key.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1813 (made)


Simpkins, William (artist)
White & Cochrane (printer and publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Intaglio print

Marks and inscriptions

London, Published Feby. 1. 1813, by White & Cochrane, Fleet Street.
Along bottom of print

Simpkins sculp. Clements Inn
within image bottom centre

Kennington Lane
Road label on plan

This Plan of / Vauxhall Gardens / is presented by / G. R. Barrett Esqr. / to the History of the / County of Surrey.
Top left corner

[lettered a-x with key to labels]
Lettered within plan, with key lower left side


Height: 29 cm maximum, irregular edges, Width: 47 cm, Height: 26.3 cm platemark, Width: 39.8 cm platemark

Descriptive line

Engraving, plan of Vauxhall Gardens, published by White and Cochrane, Fleet Street; British, 1813.

Production Note

William Simpkins was based in Clements Inn, Strand, London, ca. 1790s

Subjects depicted

Pleasure gardens; Plans (drawings)


Gardens & Gardening; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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