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Creator:
Print made by Jacob Bonneau, 1741–1786, British
after Samuel Wale RA, 1721–1786, British
and after John Gwynn RA, 1713–1786, British
Title:

One of six perspective designs for the Concave Mirror and engraved mirrors in Vauxhall Gardens

Date:
1751
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 15/16 x 15 1/2 inches (27.8 x 39.4 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 12 1/4 inches (24.9 x 31.1 cm), and Image: 8 9/16 x 11 9/16 inches (21.8 x 29.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, in black ink, upper left: "5"; lower left under image: "S.W. inv.r"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1109
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animals | arches | architectural subject | balustrade | children | cloaks | columns | concave mirrors | costume | designs | discussion (meeting) | dresses | exploring | fancy dress | fans | gardens | hallways | hats | leisure | men | palace | plans | sculpture | stairs | statues | talking | windows | women | wrought iron
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Lambeth | London | Southwark | United Kingdom | Vauxhall Gardens
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:53841
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