The South Sea House
- Additional Title(s):
The South Sea House in Bishopsgate Street
- between 1720 and 1728
- Materials & Techniques:
- Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 14 7/16 x 19 3/4 inches (36.7 x 50.1 cm), Plate: 13 7/16 x 18 11/16 inches (34.2 x 47.4 cm), Image: 12 13/16 x 18 1/8 inches (32.6 x 46 cm)
Inscribed in orange ink, on back, lower left: "Pag A0"
Lettered in black ink, upper center, within image, in banner: "THE SOUTH SEA HOUSE in Bishopsgate Street"; lower center: "London Printed and Sold by John Bowles at the black Horse in Cornhill."; lower right: "Bowles Sculp."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- arches | architectural subject | architecture | buildings | capes (outerwear) | carriage | child | cityscape | clouds | columns (architectural elements) | costume | dog (animal) | dresses | fan | fences | genre subject | hats | horse (animal) | men | pillars | road | street | tricornes | walking | walking sticks | wheels | windows | women
- Associated Places:
- Bishopsgate | City of London | England | Greater London | London | South Sea House | United Kingdom
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- IIIF Manifest:
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Print made by unknown artist, The South Sea House, between 1720 and 1728
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