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Creator:
Charles Heath, 1785–1848, British
after Peter DeWint, 1784–1849, British
Published by Hurst, Robinson & Co, active 1818–1826, British
Title:

The Tower from the River

Date:
1825
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 12 1/16 inches (25 x 30.6 cm), Plate: 4 15/16 x 8 inches (12.5 x 20.3 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 4 9/16 x 7 7/16 inches (11.6 x 18.9 cm), and Image: 3 1/4 x 4 13/16 inches (8.2 x 12.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by P. Dewint."; lower center: "THE TOWER FROM THE RIVER. | Published by Hurst, Robinson & Co. London, 1825"; lower right: "Engraved by Cha.s Heath."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14765
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bay (body of water) | boats | buildings | correctional institution | docks | flags | jail | marine art | masts | merchants | moorings | piers | punts | rigging | rowboats | rowing | sailboats | sailing | sails | shipping | ships | towers (building divisions) | wharves
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | Thames | Tower of London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40955
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