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Creator:
Anthony Walker, 1726–1765, British
after Canaletto, 1697–1768, Venetian, active in Britain (1746–55)
Title:
A View of the New Bridge Over the Thames at Walton in Surrey
Date:
1750
Medium:
Colored engraving on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/4 × 24 3/16 inches (32.4 × 61.4 cm) and Image: 11 1/4 × 22 3/4 inches (28.6 × 57.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Anthony Walker | (IR230/116)"

Lettered, lower center: "A View of the New Bridge over the Thames at Walton in Surry with the additional Part since Built | to Continue it to the higher ground Humbly Inscribed to Samuel Dicker Esqr. | at Whose sole Charge the said Bridge was Erected in the year 1750 | Sold by J.Jarvis Printseller in Bedford Court Covent Garden."; lettered, lower left: "Cannaletti del. | A.The park of the Rt. Honble. Earl of Lincoln | B. Miss Eaton's House | C. Mr. Dicker's House | N.B. The Center Arch is 130 feet wide"; lettered, lower right: "A.Walker Sculp"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.192
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Publications:
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John Ingamells, Dulwich Picture Gallery, British , Unicorn Press, London, 2008, p. 198, N1045 .I54 2008 + (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41780
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