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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, drypoint print and stipple engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/16 x 15 9/16 inches (28.4 x 39.5 cm), Plate: 8 7/8 x 10 11/16 inches (22.5 x 27.1 cm), and Image: 8 1/2 x 10 5/16 inches (21.6 x 26.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, in black ink, upper left: "6"; lower left inside image: "S.W. inv.r"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1110
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animals | arches | architectural subject | canes | chandeliers | children | cloaks | columns | concave mirrors | costume | designs | discussion (meeting) | dresses | exploring | fans | gardens | hallways | hats | leisure | men | palace | plans | sculpture | statues | talking | windows | women
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:53842
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