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An History of the River Thames

Author:
William Combe (British, London 1742–1823 London)
Artist:
After Joseph Farington (British, Lancashire 1747–1821 Lancashire)
Engraver:
Joseph Constantine Stadler (German, 1780–1822 (active London))
Dedicatee:
Horace Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford (British, London 1717–1797 London)
Publisher:
John Boydell (British, Shropshire 1720–1804 London)
Publisher:
Josiah Boydell (British, Hawarden, Flintshire 1752–1817 Middlesex)
Printer:
William Bulmer & Co. (London)
Date:
1794
Medium:
Plates: aquatints, hand colored
Dimensions:
16 13/16 x 12 3/4 x 2 in. (42.7 x 32.4 x 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.81(1)
Not on view
Marking: Bookplate inside front cover: Richard Copel
Vendor: Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. (London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 27, 2012–November 18, 2012.

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