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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 Pont au Change, the City Theatre, Pont Neuf, Conciergerie Prison, &c., taken from Pont Notre Dame
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: 11 3/4 x 21 7/8 inches (29.8 x 55.6 cm), and Image: 9 x 19 inches (22.9 x 48.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

J WHATMAN

In lettering, recto, lower left: "Drawn & Etch'd by Thos. Girtin."; lower right: "Aquatinted by F.C. Lewis."; lower left: "View of PONT AU CHANGE, | the City Theatre, Pont Neuf, Conciergerie Prison, &c. | taken from PONT NOTRE DAME."; lower right: "Vue du PONT AU CHANGE, | du Tehatre de la Cite, du Pont Neuf, du Conciergerie, &c. | prise du PONT DE NOTRE DAME."; lower left: "SUB PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pub. Jany. 1. 1803, by JNO. GIRTIN, No. 1, Little Newport STreet, SOHO."; and lower right: "9"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20214
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
Bourse de Paris | Conciergerie | Europe | France | Paris | Pont au Change | Pont Neuf | Théâtre de la Ville – Sarah-Bernhardt | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49766
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