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Creator:
Robert Pollard, 1755–1838, British
and Francis Jukes, 1747–1812, British
and Robert Thew, 1758–1802, British
after Edward Dayes, 1763–1804, British
Title:
View of London Bloomsbury Square
Date:
1787
Medium:
Etching and aquatint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 3/4 × 25 3/4 inches (50.2 × 65.4 cm), Plate: 17 1/2 × 22 15/16 inches (44.5 × 58.3 cm), and Image: 14 3/4 × 21 3/16 inches (37.5 × 53.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by E. Dayes | The Outline Sketch'd by R. Thew, with an Instrument"; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by R. Pollard & F. Jukes"; lettered, lower center: "To his GRACE FRANCIS, DUKE OF BEDFORD, MARQUIS OF TAVISTOCK &c. &c. | THIS VIEW OF BLOOMSBURY SQUARE. | Is with the greatest respect inscribed by his Graces obedient & obliged Servants | Robt. Pollard & Fras.Jukes. London Pub'd Decr, 1, 1787 by R. Pollard Braynes Row, Spa Fields, & F.Jukes, Howland Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.21001
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49701
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