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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 de la Tournelle and Notre Dame taken from the Arsenal

Date:
1802
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: 8 15/16 x 21 1/16 inches (22.7 x 53.5 cm), and Image: 5 15/16 x 17 5/16 inches (15.1 x 44 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 Pont de la Tournelle & Notre Dame | taken from the ARSENAL."; lower right: "Vue du Pont de la Tournelle & de Notre Dame | prise de L'ARSENAL." lower left: "SUBSCRN PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pub. Decr. 16. 1802, by THOS. & JNO. GIRTIN. No.1 Little Newport STreet Gerrard Street SOHO."; and lower right: "11"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20218
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
Bassin de l'Arsenal | Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris | Europe | France | Paris | Pont de la Tournelle | Seine | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49770
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