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Creator:
Francis Seymour Haden, 1818–1910, British
Title:
Kensington Gardens, no. 1 (small plate)
Date:
1859
Medium:
Etching and drypoint, with plate tone on medium, smooth, cream Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 x 5 13/16 inches (20.6 x 14.7 cm), Plate: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches (15.9 x 11.8 cm), and Image: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches (15.9 x 11.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "B8145"

Marked in blue ink, lower left on back: "HM" stamped in monogram (this is the collector's mark of Howard Mansfield)

Lettered lower left to lower right within image: "Kensington | Seymour Haden 1859 Kensing[...] Gardens"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Seymour Haden" (partially underlined); not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Howard Mansfield
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.985
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | building | chimneys | cityscape | garden | grass | hedge | house | landscape | lawn | palace | path | shadows | trees | turret | windows
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Hyde Park | Kensington | Kensington Gardens | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37801
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