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Creator Attributed to Edward Francis Burney, 1760–1848, British
Title Handel in Vauxhall Gardens
Date undated
Medium Graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper, mounted to medium, moderately textured, gray wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 1/8 × 4 1/8 inches (18.1 × 10.5 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: " Handel in Vauxhall Gardens". Inscribed in black ink on mount: " Handel by Roubilliac in the Vauxhall Gardens. | An original drawing by Edward Francis Butney | cousin of Burney the historian of Music. "
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Gift of William Drummond
Accession Number B1983.17
Collection Prints and Drawings
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People Represented or Subject • Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759), composer
Subject Terms architectural subject | gardens | memorial | statue
Place Represented England | Lambeth | London | Southwark | United Kingdom | Vauxhall Gardens

Malcolm Baker, The marble index : Roubiliac and sculptural portraiture in eighteenth-century Britain, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2014, p. 255, fig. 269, NB466 .B355 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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