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Windsor Castle, as seen from Eton Playground

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1819 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sutherland, T. (artist)
    Gendall, John (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured aquatint etching

  • Museum number:

    E.244-1893

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FF, shelf 8A, box I

Physical description

Hand-coloured aquatint etching of Windsor Castle, as seen from Eton playground, across tree-lined banks of the River Thames, with boys fishing in the foreground. Lettered with title, date, and artist's and publisher's names.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1819 (made)

Artist/maker

Sutherland, T. (artist)
Gendall, John (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured aquatint etching

Marks and inscriptions

WINDSOR CASTLE as Seen From Eton Playground, 1819

J. Gendall Delt./T.Sutherland Sculpt./London Published April 1st 1819, at R. ACKERMANN'S Repository of Arts, 101 Strand

Dimensions

Height: 35.1 cm, Width: 50.2 cm

Descriptive line

Hand-coloured aquatint etching of Windsor Castle, as seen from Eton playground, by T. Sutherland, after a drawing by John Gendall. Great Britain, 1819.

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

Miller, Elizabeth. Hand Coloured British Prints. London: Published by Trustees of the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1987.

Materials

Paper; Printing inks

Techniques

Aquatint; Etching; Drawing

Subjects depicted

Fishing; River; Castle; Trees; Boys

Categories

Prints; Architecture; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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