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Creator:
Richard Banks Harraden, 1778–1862, British
after Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:
The Waterworks at Marli; and St. German en Laye seen in the distance
Date:
1803
Medium:
Aquatint with soft-ground etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/4 x 26 inches (46.4 x 66 cm), Plate: 9 x 21 5/16 inches (22.9 x 54.1 cm), and Image: 5 7/8 x 18 1/8 inches (14.9 x 46 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

1801 | J WHATMAN

In lettering, recto, lower left: "Drawn & Etchd by Thos Girtin"; lower right: "Aquatined by J B Harraden"; lower left: "The Water Works at Marli; | and ST. GERMAN en LAYE seen in the distance."; lower right: "La Machine de Marli, | avec une eloignee de St. GERMAN en LAYE."; lower left: "SUBCRN PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pub. Jan. 15, 1803, by JN GIRTIN, 1, Litt. Newport Street"; and lower right: "15"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20226
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
Acqueduct of Louveciennes | Europe | France | Louveciennes | Marly-le-Roi | Saint-Germain-en-Laye | Seine | Yvelines | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46068
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