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Creator:
Auguste François Laby, 1784–1860
Jonathan Needham, active 1850–1874, British
Title:
Freetown, Sierra Leone
Date:
c. 1850
Medium:
Colored lithograph on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 29 9/16 inches (33.7 × 75.1 cm) and Image: 10 1/2 × 25 1/4 inches (26.7 × 64.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, veros, lower right: "R8111/5""

Letered, ower left: "DRAWIN ON STONE BY LABY & J NEEDHAM AFTER SKETCHES BY M TERRY | Govenment House Maroon Chapel Soldiers' Hospital"; lettered, lower right: "PRINTED AT M LEAN & CO. LITHOGRAPHIC ESTABLISHMENT [...] | Weslyan Mission House | Barracks"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13200
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50320
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