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Joseph Nickolls, active 1713–ca. 1755, British
after Augustin Heckel, active 1690–1770, German

Pope's Villa, Twickenham

ca. 1755
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 17 5/16 x 32 1/8 inches (44 x 81.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | costume | country house | domes | houses | landscape | men | obelisk | poet | river | rowboats | sailboat | villa
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Thames | Twickenham | United Kingdom
Associated People:
Pope, Alexander (1688–1744), poet
Stanhope, William, first earl of Harrington (1683?–1756), diplomatist and politician
Not on view

A Great Collection of British Pictures in Virginia, The Times (London), Issue No. 55689, May 1, 1963, p. 5, Available Online : Times Digital Archive Also available on Microfilm: Film An T482 (SML)

Country houses in Great Britain., Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1979, pp. 10, 13, 38-39, 109, no. 17, pl. 17, N6764 Y34 1979 (YCBA)

Fame & friendship, Pope, Roubiliac, and the portrait bust in eighteenth-century Britain , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, 2014, p, 24, V 2515 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 44 (v.1), no. 15, pl. 144, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, p. 60, 125, no. 138, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

James Walker, The Thames through 18th - Century Eyes, Augustine Heckell and his Imitators , Country Life, vol.146, London, July 3, 1969, pp. 24-25, fig. 4, S3 C68 Oversize (YCBA)

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