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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:
The Water Mill above the Bridge at Charenton
Date:
1803
Medium:
Aquatint with soft-ground etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3/4 x 26 inches (1.8 x 66 cm), Plate: 8 1/16 x 13 1/16 inches (20.5 x 33.2 cm), and Image: 6 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches (15.6 x 28.3 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: "The WATER MILL above the Bridge | AT CHARENTON."; lower right: "Le MOULIN A EAU au dessous du pont | DE CHARENTON"; lower left: "SUB PRINT"; lower center: "LONDON: Pub. January 1. 1803 by J. Girtin, No. 1, Little Newport Street, Gerrard Street, SOHO."; and lower right: "20"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20234
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
Charenton-le-Pont | Europe | France | Pont de Charenton-le-Pont | Val-de-Marne | Île-de-France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49785
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