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Print - A Green House and Exotic House. Executed for William Linwood Esquire at Hackney, Middlesex
  • A Green House and Exotic House. Executed for William Linwood Esquire at Hackney, Middlesex
    Taylor, J.
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A Green House and Exotic House. Executed for William Linwood Esquire at Hackney, Middlesex

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    September 1, 1806 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Taylor, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coloured engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Right Hon. Arthur Villiers

  • Museum number:

    E.4680-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 17, box III

Physical description

Coloured engraving depicting a plan and elevation of a green house and exotic house in the grounds of Barber's Barn, Hackney, 1806

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

September 1, 1806 (printed)

Artist/maker

Taylor, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Coloured engraving

Marks and inscriptions

London, Publish'd Sepr 1st 1806, by J. Taylor, 59, High Holborn

Dimensions

height: 12 in, width: 8.25 in

Object history note

This object was part of the John Edmund Gardner collection of topographical prints and drawings of London. After Gardner's death the collection passed to his son Edmund Thomas, but was sold to Edward Coates MP in 1910. The collection was sold again in 1923 after Coates' death, and was split between various institutions and private collectors. The portion connected with Hoxton, Homerton, Hackney and Bethnal Green was bought by the Hon. Arthur Villiers and donated to the Bethnal Green Museum.

Descriptive line

Coloured engraving depicting a green house and exotic house at Hackney, published by J. Taylor, 1806.

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

Entry taken from departmental handlist.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Greenhouses; Plans; Gardening; Architecture

Categories

Prints; Architecture; Gardens & Gardening

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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