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Print - Bakewell Derbyshire

Bakewell Derbyshire

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Bakewell (published)

  • Date:

    1860s (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gratton, James (publisher)
    Newman & Co. (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. Brian Nevill

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 7, box A

Physical description

Letter-heading with a view of the town of Bakewell. The town is set amidst hills and countryside. At the centre of the scene is a river spanned by a bridge. In the distance is a church. Some of the prints in this set are mounted in an album with other topographical engravings.

Place of Origin

Bakewell (published)


1860s (published)


Gratton, James (publisher)
Newman & Co. (engraver)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'Published by James Gratton, Bakewell. Engd. by Newman & Co. Watling St. London. / Bakewell Derbyshire.'


Descriptive line

Letter-heading with a view of Bakewell, Derbyshire, from a set of 407 of English and Welsh topography, English, 1860s.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1954 London: HMSO, 1963


Lithography; Engraving

Subjects depicted

Church; Town; River; Landscape




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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