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Creator:
Print made by John Bogle, 1746–1804, British
Title:

Night Watchman

Former Title(s):

London Watchman with His Lantern by Moonlight

Date:
1776
Medium:
Etching on medium, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/4 x 11 15/16 inches (45.1 x 30.3 cm), Plate: 13 7/8 x 9 5/16 inches (35.3 x 23.7 cm), and Image: 11 15/16 x 8 11/16 inches (30.4 x 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "[...]o1-"; on back, lower right: "86 · 9 · NM | Single Scheme"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.28
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | city | dark | door | flames | food | gates | genre subject | lamps (lighting device components) | lantern | man | night | nightstick | pocket watch | porches | road | store | street | watchman | windows | wine | woman
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2605
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Justin Lovill, 1776 : A London Chronicle or How to Divert Oneself while Losing an Empire, The Bunbury Press, London, 2019, p. 224, DA682 .L66 2019 (LC) (YCBA)


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