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Creator:
John Bluck, active 1791–1831, British
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
after Augustus Charles Pugin, 1762–1832, French
Title:

Encouragement of Arts &c, Adelphi

Former Title(s):

Encouragement of Arts

Date:
1809
Medium:
Aquatint on slightly textured, medium, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 12 7/8 inches (27 × 32.7 cm), Plate: 9 1/8 × 10 3/4 inches (23.2 × 27.3 cm), and Image: 7 7/8 × 10 1/8 inches (20 × 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "SOCIETY for the ENCOURAGEMENT of ARTS &C | ADELPHI | London Pub July 1st 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand"; lower left: "Pugin & Rawlandson del.t et sculpt."; lower right: "J. Bluck aquat."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15224
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:32038
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