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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 St. Cloud and Mount Calvary taken from Pont de Seve

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: 7 7/8 x 21 1/8 inches (20 x 53.7 cm), and Image: 5 x 18 3/4 inches (12.7 x 47.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

J WHATMAN | 1801

In lettering, recto, lower left: "Drawn & Etch'd by T. Girtin"; lower right: "Aquatinted by F. C. Lewis"; lower left: "View of St. Cloud & Mont Calvary | taken from PONT de SEVE."; lower right: "Vue de St. Cloud & du Mont Calvaire | prise du PONT DE SEVE."; lower left: "SUBSCRN PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pubd. Decr. 16. 1802 by THOS. & JNO. GIRTIN, No. 1, Little Newport Street, Gerrard Street, SOHO."; and lower right: "18"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20232
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated Places:
Europe | France | Hauts-de-Seine | Pont-de-Sèvres | Saint-Cloud | Seine | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49783
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