Sadler's Wells Theatre, from The Microcosm of London or London in Miniature
John Bluck, English, 1791 - 1819
after Augustus Charles Pugin, English, 1762 - 1832
after Thomas Rowlandson, English, 1756 - 1827
Hand colored etching on wove paper
Plate: 9 1/8 × 10 13/16 in. (23.1 × 27.5 cm)
Sheet: 10 11/16 × 13 3/8 in. (27.1 × 34 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of E. B. Watson, Class of 1902
Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, upper right: Plate 69; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Pugin & Rowlandson del.t [t in supersript] et sculp.t [t in superscript]; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: Bluck aqua.t [t in superscript]; inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: SADLERS WELLS THEATRE / London Pub. June 1st 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101, Strand; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, center right: 23
18th-Century English Graphics, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 29-December 10, 1978.
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