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Creator:
Samuel Scott, 1701/2–1772, British
Title:
Westminster from Lambeth, with the Ceremonial Barge of the Ironmongers' Company
Date:
ca. 1745
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 31 1/4 x 59 1/4 inches (79.4 x 150.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed, lower left: "S. Scott"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.149
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
barges | barges (ceremonial watercraft) | bridge (built work) | buildings | cathedral | ceremony | church | cityscape | coat of arms | construction | flags | marine art | men | parapet | procession | river | rowboats | sailboats | scaffolding | sloops (sailing vessels) | spire | tower (building division) | turrets | wind
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Greater London | London | Thames | United Kingdom | Westminster
Access:
Not on view
Publications:
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Luke Herrmann, British landscape painting of the eighteenth century., Faber & Faber, London, 1973, p. 32, pl. 21, ND1354.4 H47 1973 + (YCBA)

Martin Holmes, London Scaffolding and a Brilliant Painting by Samuel Scott, Connoisseur, vol. 156, June 1, 1964, pp. 84-85, N1 +C75 156

Richard Kingzett, Catalogue of the Works of Samuel Scott, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 48, Walpole Society, Oxford, 1982, pp. 58, 59, B, N12 W35 A1 48+ (YCBA)

Sarah ( Sarah Helen ) Monks, The Visual Economies of the Downriver Thames in Eighteenth-Century British Art, Visual Culture in Britain, vol. 7, Summer 2006, p. 4, N6761 V57 (YCBA) Also available on line : Art Source

R. J. B. Walker, Old Westminster Bridge : The Bridge of Fools, David and Charles, Newton Abbot ; North Pomfret, Vt., 1979, pp. 232-235, pl. 24, DA689.B8 W34 1979

Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 16, N590.2 A82 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17
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