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Print - The Giant's Tower of Red Castle and the Fosse, Hawkestone Park, Shropshire

The Giant's Tower of Red Castle and the Fosse, Hawkestone Park, Shropshire

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1804 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pearson, John, born 1940 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Aquatint. A proof, printed in two colours on paper for finishing by hand.

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Joseph Twigg, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    E.1493-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 52

Physical description

Aquatint of a tower in a park.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1804 (published)

Artist/maker

Pearson, John, born 1940 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Aquatint. A proof, printed in two colours on paper for finishing by hand.

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered Drawn & Engrav'd by J. Pearson. To Sir Richd. Hill Bart.
M. P. This View by his Permission is most respectfully dedicated
By his oblig'd Servant, John Pearson. [Coat of arms in centre.]
London, Pubd. Feb. 1804 by J. Pearson.'

Inscription from:Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910

Dimensions

Height: 15 1/4 in Cut to, Width: 18 1/4 in Cut to

Descriptive line

Aquatint by John Pearson: The Giant's Tower of Red Castle and the Fosse, Hawkestone Park, Shropshire

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Aquatint

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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