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Creator:
Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
after Clarkson Stanfield, 1793–1867, British
Published by John Murray, 1802–1892, British
Title:

View of Lichfield, The Birth Place of Dr. Samuel Johnson

Part Of:

Collective Title: Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D

Date:
1835
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 6 1/4 x 9 5/16 inches (15.9 x 23.7 cm) and Image: 3 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches (9.5 x 15 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by C. Stanfield, R.A."; lower center: "View of Lichfield. | The Birth place of D.r Samuel Johnson. | London, Published by John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1835"; lower right: "Engraved by E. Finden."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14816
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet | branches | buildings | cathedral | church | city | cityscape | clouds | fences | fishing | genre subject | hats | lake | landscape | leisure | path | peasants | pitcher | river | road | rocks (landforms) | stream | talking | trees | woods
Associated Places:
England | Lichfield | Staffordshire | Trent | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41118
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