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Print - Westminster Abbey, view from the vaultings looking west, showing the ceremony of the Coronation of His Majesty, King George IIII
  • Westminster Abbey, view from the vaultings looking west, showing the ceremony of the Coronation of His Majesty, King George IIII
    Robert Sands, born 1792 - died 1855
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Westminster Abbey, view from the vaultings looking west, showing the ceremony of the Coronation of His Majesty, King George IIII

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1823 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Robert Sands, born 1792 - died 1855 (engraver)
    Tingle, James, born 1790 - died 1858 (engraver)
    Neale, John Preston (draughtsman)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:

    E.823-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case O, shelf 5, box C

Physical description

Print showing the interior of Westminster Abbey and the coronation of George IV seen from the vaultings looking west.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1823 (published)

Artist/maker

Robert Sands, born 1792 - died 1855 (engraver)
Tingle, James, born 1790 - died 1858 (engraver)
Neale, John Preston (draughtsman)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Marks and inscriptions

'Drawn by J. P. Neale Figures Etched by H. Moses. Engd. by R. Sands & J. Tingle.'
Lettered with title, publisher's addresses, etc. and

Dimensions

Height: 30.5 cm, Width: 24.1 cm

Descriptive line

Print showing the Coronation of king George IV in Westminster Abbey. Plate 38 of Volume 2 of 'The History and Antiquities of the Abbey Church of St. Peter, Westminster' by E. W. Brayley, London, 1823. Etching by Robert Sands and James Tingle, published 1823.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Abbey; Coronation

Categories

Prints; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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