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Creator:
Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
Francis Jukes, 1747–1812, British
after Michael "Angelo" Rooker, 1746–1801, British
Published by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
Title:

St. Augustine's Gate, Canterbury

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Antiquities of England and Wales

Date:
1779
Medium:
Aquatint and etching with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to plate): 15 15/16 x 20 15/16 inches (40.5 x 53.2 cm) and Image: 13 7/8 x 20 3/16 inches (35.2 x 51.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "K 15967"

Lettered in black ink, within image, lower right: "MRooker A Pinxt."; lower left: "Painted by M,, A: Rooker, A: | Antiquities, No: 5."; lower center: "St: Augustine's Gate, Canterbury. | Publish'd Octr: 16th: 1779, by V: Green, Mezzotinto Engraver, to his Majesty, and to the Elector Palatine, No: 29, Newman Street, Oxford Street."; lower right: "Engrav'd by V: Green, & F. Jukes"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12977
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | arches | architectural subject | barrels | boy | buildings | cattle | child | cows | dog (animal) | fence | gatehouse | genre subject | man | path | running
Associated Places:
Canterbury | England | Kent | St. Augustine's Abbey | St. Augustine's Gate | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37524
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