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Creator:
Richard Gilson Reeve, 1803–1889
after Samuel Walters, 1811–1882, British
Title:

View of the Port of Liverpool

Date:
1836
Medium:
Colored aquatint on thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 21 × 26 5/16 inches (53.3 × 66.8 cm) and Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 17 1/4 × 24 13/16 inches (43.8 × 63 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "20 3/8 x 25 1/2"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "R8010"

Lettered, lower left: "PAINTED BY SAMUEL WALTERS." | PROOF"; lettered, lower center: "THIS VIEW OF THE PORT OF LIVERPOOL, | Is respectfully Dedicated to the Mayor and Council of that Borough, | by their most obedient humble Servant, Henry Lacey | LIVERPOOL, PUBLISHED BY HENRY LACEY, 64 BOLD STREET, JULY 20TH 1836."; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY R.G.REEVE."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14455
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40095
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