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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
and Frederick Christian Lewis the Elder, 1779–1856, British
after Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:
View of Thuilleries and Bridge taken from the Quay d'Orsai
Date:
1802
Medium:
Aquatint and 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 7/8 x 20 1/2 inches (25.1 x 52.1 cm), and Image: 6 7/8 x 17 1/8 inches (17.5 x 43.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

J WHATMAN | 1801

In lettering, recto, lower left: "Drawn & Etch'd by Thos. Girtin"; lower right: "Aquatinted by F.C. Lewis"; lower left: "View of the Thuilleries and Bridge | taken from the QUAY D'ORSAI."; lower right: "Veue des Thuilleries et du Pont, | prise du QUAI D'ORSAI."; lower right: "SUBSCRIN PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pubd decr 16th, 1802, by T. & J. GIRTIN, No1, Little Newport Street, Gerrard Street, SOHO"; and lower right "I"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20198
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | boating | boats | bridge (built work) | buildings | cane | carriages | cityscape | deciduous trees | dog (animal) | flag | flagpole | horse (animal) | oars | riverbanks | rope | stairs
Associated Places:
Europe | France | Jardins des Tuileries | Palais des Tuileries | Paris | Seine | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49750
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