View on the London and Birmingham Railway, Primrose Hill, Chalk Farm, Showing the Travelling Post Office
- Materials & Techniques:
- Graphite, pen and ink, watercolor, and gouache, with scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 9 1/2 x 14 7/8in. (24.1 x 37.8cm), Sheet: 9 1/2 × 14 7/8 inches (24.1 × 37.8 cm)
Inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, lower right: "Primrose Hill, Chalk farm [...]"
Signed on verso in pen and brown ink, lower right: "by W. S. Penson."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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- IIIF Manifest:
Roads to Rails - Revolution in British Transport (Yale Center for British Art, 1992-04-15 - 1992-06-28) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Elisabeth Fairman, Roads to rails : revolution in British transport, , New Haven, CT, 1992, p. 27, no. 262, HE243 .F25 1992 (YCBA) [YCBA]