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The wonders of the Menai in its suspension and tubular bridges

  • Object:

    Colour lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    Bangor (published)

  • Date:

    1850 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hughes, S. (artist)
    Fagan, James (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr A. R. Harvey

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    On display in the Scottish Design Galleries, V&A Dundee

Physical description

Colour lithograph of the bridges over the Menai Strait

Place of Origin

Bangor (published)


1850 (published)


Hughes, S. (artist)
Fagan, James (lithographer)

Materials and Techniques

colour lithograph


Height: 10.5 in, Width: 18.25 in

Descriptive line

J. Fagan after S. Hughes. The Menai suspension bridge. Bangor, Wales, 1850.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1936, London: Board of Education, 1937.


Lithographic ink


Colour lithography


Topography; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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