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Charles Grignion, 1717–1810, British
after Augustin Heckel, active 1690–1770, German
Published by Robert Sayer, 1725–1794, British

A View of the Bridge at Walton-on-Thames in Surrey

Additional Title(s):

A View of the Bridge at Walton Upon Thames in Surry, Distance Twenty Miles from London

Vüe du pont de Walton sur la Tamisé dans le comté de Surrey, à 20 milles de Londres

Line engraving and etching with hand coloring on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Sheet: 11 3/8 x 16 5/8 inches (28.9 x 42.2 cm), Plate: 10 5/16 x 15 3/4 inches (26.2 x 40 cm), and Image: 9 1/8 x 15 1/8 inches (23.1 x 38.4 cm)

collector's stamp of the Paul Mellon Collection, in blue ink, on back, lower center, within two concentric circles: "PAUL MELLON | COLLECTION"

Lettered in black ink, upper right: "67"; lower left: "A. Heckel Delin. | A View of the Bridge at Walton upon Thames in SURRY, distance Twenty Miles from London."; lower center: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament. | London Printed for & Sold by Robt Sayer at the Golden Buck opposite Fetter Lane in Fleet Street."; lower right: "Grignion Sculpt. | Vüe du Pont de Walton sur la Tamisé dans le comté de Surrey, à 20 Milles de Londres."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | barrels | boys | bridge (built work) | buildings | child | dog (animal) | genre subject | horses (animals) | houses | landscape | men | oars | river | rowing | running | trees
Associated Places:
England | Surrey | Thames | United Kingdom | Walton Bridge | Walton-on-Thames
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