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Creator:
Francis Towne, 1740–1816, British
Title:

Old Walton Bridge

Date:
1785
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 15 11/16 x 30 3/4 inches (39.8 x 78.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower center: "F. Towne. / Pinx. 1785."

Label on verso, upper center: "Thos. Agnew & Sons Ltd. | No. 10524 | Fine Art Publishers [logo] To His Majesty | London, 43 Old Bond Street | Piccadilly, W."; center: "Francis Towne | Old Walton Bridge | Signed & dated 1785"; lower center: "Thos. Agnew & Sons Ltd. | No. 26171 | [logo] | By Appointment | To The Late King George VI | London, | 43 Old Bond Street/ | Piccadilly, W."; upper center: "L 278721 | [logo] | Allied Van Lines | 19 | PAT. No. 3,489,495"; lower right, handwritten: "Towne 8 | Old Walton Bridge | [D?]n"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.155
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
bridge (built work) | landscape | people | river | rowboats | sailboat
Associated Places:
England | Surrey | Thames | United Kingdom | Walton-on-Thames
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:372
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