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Creator:
Charles Grignion, 1717–1810, British
after Augustin Heckel, active 1690–1770, German
Published by Laurie & Whittle, 1755?–1836, British
Title:

A View from Richmond Hill Up the River

Additional Title(s):

Vüe du pais proche de la riviere prise de la montagne de Richmond

Date:
1794
Medium:
Line engraving and etching with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/16 x 18 1/16 inches (31.6 x 45.9 cm), Plate: 15 3/4 x 10 3/16 inches (40 x 25.9 cm), and Image: 15 1/4 x 9 1/16 inches (38.7 x 23 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, upper right: "No 2"

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: "62"; lower left: "Heckel Delin | A View from Richmond Hill up the RIVER."; lower center: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament | Published 12th, May 1794, by LAURIE & WHITTLE, 53 Fleet Street, London."; lower right: "Grignion Sculpt. | Vüe du Pais proche de la RIVIERE prise de la Montagne de Richmond."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11728
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baskets | buildings | carriage | costume | driver | frock coats | genre subject | gesture | gown | horses (animals) | houses | landscape | men | milk maid | nobility | path | peasants | pointing | river | road | sailboats | trees | tricornes | walking | women | yoke
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Richmond Hill | Richmond upon Thames (borough) | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31386
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