<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
William Johnstone White, active 1804–died c.1870, British
after William Johnstone White, active 1804–died c.1870, British
Title:

Representation of the Festival for the Return of Peace

Date:
1815
Medium:
Colored aquatint on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 19 3/4 × 24 7/16 inches (50.2 × 62.1 cm) and Image: 17 1/8 × 22 1/2 inches (43.5 × 57.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "9517"

Watermark: "J Whatman | 1815"

Lettered, lower left: "Wm. J. White delt. et Sct."; lettered, lower center: "Presentation of the FESTIVAL for the Return of PEACE, as celebrated in the TUESDAY Market Place, of | LYNN REGIS, on Friday, the 22nd of July 1814. | Dedicated by Permission to WILLIAM SWATMAN, ESQR. Mayor, and the COMMITTEE who framed the Business on that occasion, | by their obedient and obliged Serant."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.325
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:42088
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.