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Creator:
John Grant, Died 1873
Published by John Grant, Died 1873
Title:
Rocket Practice in the Marshes
Date:
1845
Medium:
Aquatint with stipple engraving, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 7/8 x 17 11/16 inches (35.3 x 45 cm), Plate: 11 1/4 x 16 3/8 inches (28.6 x 41.6 cm), and Image: 9 1/16 x 14 1/8 inches (23 x 35.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "Published by J. Grant Woolwich to Illustrate the Army and Navy Register and Woolwich Gazette for 1845. | ROCKET PRACTICE IN THE MARSHES."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11638
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armed forces | army | artillery | audience | battle | cannons | drills | fields | fire | flags | genre subject | hats | marshes | men | military uniforms | navy | parasol | practicing | rockets | royal | smoke | soldiers | swords | telescope | wagons | war | watching | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31297
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