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Creator:
Print made by J. Carwitham, active 1720–1740
Printed by Thomas Bowles, ca. 1712–died 1753, British
Title:

A New Drawing Book of Variety of Landskips

Date:
ca. 1730
Medium:
Etching on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 13/16 x 8 1/8 inches (32.5 x 20.7 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 6 1/4 inches (24.9 x 15.9 cm), Image (upper): 3 1/8 x 6 1/16 inches (8 x 15.4 cm), and Image (lower): 2 15/16 x 6 1/16 inches (7.4 x 15.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, upper image, center: "A New | DRAWING BOOK of variety | of LANDSKIPS | Design'd on purpose to DRAW after. | (long horizontal line) Printed for Sold by Tho. Bowles next | to ye Chapter House St. Paul's Church Yard ~ | where may be had Several other Drawing books."; lower right under upper image: "J. Carwitham Sculp. 1"; lower right under lower image: "2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11207
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | axes | bridges (built works) | bushes | carts | church | clouds | hoes | houses | illustration | landscape | mill | river | riverbank | rocks (landforms) | shovels | town | trees | vines | walkways | wheelbarrows
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30678
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