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Creator:
Print made by John Bluck, active 1791–1831, British
after Augustus Charles Pugin, 1762–1832, French
after Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Published by Rudolf Ackermann, 1764–1834, British
Title:

West India Docks

Part Of:

Collective Title: Microcosm of London, 1808-1810

Date:
1810
Medium:
Aquatint and etching with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/16 x 12 5/8 inches (24 x 32 cm), Plate (bottom side cropped off): 9 1/16 x 11 inches (23 x 27.9 cm), and Image: 7 13/16 x 10 3/16 inches (19.9 x 25.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, upper right: "Plate 92."; lower left: "Rowlandson & Pugin delt. et sculpt,,"; lower center: "WEST INDIA DOCKS."; lower right: "Bluck aquat."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Chauncey Brewster Tinker
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.6.59
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | clouds | costume | docks | fleet | hats | illustration | men | oars | port | river | sailboats | ships | ships | trade | water | windows
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Isle of Dogs | Thames | United Kingdom | West India Docks
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22850
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