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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
after Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:

A General View of Paris taken from Chaillot

Date:
1802
Medium:
Soft-ground etched outline on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/4 x 26 inches (46.4 x 66 cm), Plate: 10 7/8 x 26 inches (27.6 x 66 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 x 23 inches (14 x 58.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

E & P | 1801

In lettering, recto, lower right: "Etch'd Drawn & Pubd 1802 by T. Girtin [Islington?]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20205
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | domes | house | park (grounds) | people | rivers | roofs | ships | towers | trees | walls
Associated Places:
Europe | France | Paris | Quartier de Chaillot | Seine | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49757
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