A View of London from the Thames, 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. (23.2 × 27.5 cm)
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 12 5/8 in. (27 × 32.1 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund
Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, upper right margin: Plate 89; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Pugin & Rowlandson del.t [t in superscript] et sculp.t [t in superscript]; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: J. Bluck, aqua.t; inscribed, in plate, lower center: A VIEW of LONDON from the THAMES, / TAKEN OPPOSITE THE ADELPHI. / London, Pub. Nov. 1st 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand
The Old Print Shop, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1959.
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