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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Barber, ca. 1768–1843, British
after Thomas Hosmer Shepherd, 1792–1864, British
Published by Jones & Co., active 1822–1850, British
Title:

Apsley House, Hyde Park Corner: the Residence of his Grace the Duke of Wellington

Date:
1829
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet (unevenly cropped to plate): 5 11/16 x 8 7/8 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches (13.3 x 19 cm), and Image: 3 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches (9.9 x 14.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd."; lower center: "APSLEY HOUSE, HYDE PARK CORNER. | THE RESIDENCE OF HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON TO WHOM THIS PLATE IS RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED | Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, London, Sept. 26 1829."; lower right: "Engraved by T. Barber.";

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14840
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | bonnets | buildings | cane | capitals | carriage | chimneys | coachman | coats | columns | dogs (animals) | door | dresses | duke | fence | gate | harness | hats | helmet | horses (animals) | house | men | panes, window | parasols | park (grounds) | pediment | pilasters | plume | railing | sidewalk | street | trousers | wheels | whip | windows | women
Associated Places:
Apsley House | City of Westminster | England | Europe | Greater London | Hyde Park | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41150
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