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Creator:
Studio of Thomas Telford, 1757–1834, British
Title:
Plan of a Chain Bridge Now Being Erected over the Menai at Bangor Ferry
Date:
1819
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, brown ink, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 13/16 × 21 1/2 inches (37.6 × 54.6 cm) and Image: 14 1/16 × 20 3/8 inches (35.7 × 51.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen, with brown ink, lower center: "A Plan of a | Chain Bridge | Now being erected over the Menai | at Bangor Ferry | 1819"

Watermark: "Turkey Mill | J Whatman | 1819"

Dated in pen, with brown ink, lower center: "1819"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1510
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Roads to Rails - Revolution in British Transport (Yale Center for British Art, 1992-04-15 - 1992-06-28)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13002
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