A South West Prospect of the City of Bath
- Additional Title(s):
A South West Prospect of Bath from Beechen Cliff
- Hand colored engraving on thick, rough, blued white, laid paper
- Sheet: 16 × 25 5/8 inches (40.6 × 65.1 cm), Plate: 14 3/4 × 24 3/4 inches (37.5 × 62.9 cm), and Image: 12 1/2 × 23 3/4 inches (31.8 × 60.3 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "916 | 14180"
Paul Mellon Collector's mark
Lettered, lower center: "A SOUTHWEST PROSPECT OF THE CITY OF BATH | To the Worshipful the MAYOR the ALDERMEN and COMMON-COUNCIL | of the CORPORATION of the CITY of BATH. | This Prospect from Beechencliff is with all due respect Incrib'd by their Oblig'd and most Obedient Servant. Thos. Robins | Publish'd according to act of Parliament March Ye 19 1757 by Mr. Sperens in the grove Bath & Mr. Leake Bookseller."; lettered, lower left: "T. Robins Pinxit"; lettered, lower right: "H.Roberts Sculp"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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Henry Roberts, c.1710–1790, A South West Prospect of the City of Bath, 1757
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