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Creator:
Pierre Charles Canot, ca. 1710–1777, French, active in Britain
after Thomas Mellish, ca.1748–1782, British
Title:

"A View of Charles Town the Capital of South Carolina in North America," from Scenographia Americana

Additional Title(s):

Scenographia Americana: A View of Charles Town the Capital of South Carolina in North America

Date:
1758-1760
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/16 × 22 9/16 inches (43.6 × 57.3 cm) and Plate: 14 1/2 × 20 11/16 inches (36.8 × 52.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

below image at center: A View of Charles Town the Capital of South Carolina in North America. Vue de Charles Town Capitale de la Carolina du Sud dans l ’Amerique Septentrionale. | Engraved by C. Canot from an Original Painting of T. Mellish, in the collection of Mr John Bowles.; below: London. Printed for John Bowles.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1527
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:54116
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