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Creator:
William Woollett, 1735–1785, British
after William Hannan, died 1775, British
Title:
View of the Walton Bridge, Venus's Temple
Date:
1757
Medium:
Engraving on thick, rough, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 7/8 × 23 5/8 inches (45.4 × 60 cm), Plate: 14 3/8 × 20 7/8 inches (36.5 × 53 cm), and Image: 13 1/16 × 20 inches (33.2 × 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite verso, lower left: "NT/-/-

Lettered, lower left: "W. Hannan pinx."; lettered, lower center: "A View of the Walton Bridge, Venus's Temple, &c. in the Garden of Sr. Francis Dashwood Bart. at West Wycombe in the County of Bucks | Veue du Pont, du Temple de Venus, &c. dans le Jardin du Chevalier Fr. Dashwood a West Wycomb dans la Comte de Bucks. |Printed for John Bowles & Son, at the Black Horse in Cornhill, J. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, Hen. Parker & Eliz. Bakewell in Cornhill, J. Boydell Engraver the Corner of Queen Street in Cheapside, & Robt. Sayer at the Golden Buck in Fleet Street."; lettered, lower right: W.Woollett sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11679
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31367
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