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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
And Richard Banks Harraden, 1778–1862, British
after Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:
View of Pont St. Michel, taken from Pont Neuf
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 15/16 x 17 11/16 inches (25.2 x 44.9 cm), and Image: 7 x 14 11/16 inches (17.8 x 37.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

J WHATMAN | 1801

In lettering, recto, lower left: "Drawn & Etch'd by Thos. Giritn."; lower right: "Aquatinted by J.B. Harraden"; lower left: "View of Pont St. Michel, | taken from PONT NEUF"; lower right: "Vue du Pont St. Michel, | prise du PONT NEUF"; lower left: "SUBSCR PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pub Jany 1 1803, by JOHN GIRTIN, No.1, Little Newport Street, Gerrard Street, SOHO."; and lower right: "4"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20204
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | barges (flat-bottomed watercraft) | boats | buildings | carts | cityscape | horse (animal) | houseboats | people | stairs | trees | water | wheelbarrow
Associated Places:
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris | Europe | France | Paris | Pont Neuf | Pont Saint Michel | Seine | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49756
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