Fonthill House in Wiltshire, the seat of William Beckford Esqr. [graphic] / W. Turner delt. A.R.A. ; W. Angus sculpt.

Creator:
Angus, William, 1752-1821, printmaker
Physical Description:
1 print : steel engraving on wove paper ; sheet 16.5 x 20.9 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Plate from: Angus, W. The seats of the nobility and gentry in Great Britain ... [Islington] : Published by W. Angus ..., Feby. 1, 1787 [i.e. 1787-1815]
"Pl. 50."--Upper right corner.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
"View of park, with lake in the centre, the house on the other side of the lake, two figures under trees in the left foreground, one standing and playing the flue, the other sitting and listening, herd and flock to the right; after JMW Turner (Wilton 334)."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Estates
Views
Topics:
Angus, William, 1752-1821, publisher
Babb, James T.--(James Tinkham),--1899-1968--Ownership
Beckford, William,--1709-1770--Homes and haunts
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851, artist
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations--England--London--1800
Steel Engravings--England--London--1800
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Babb-Beckford
no. 79
Babb-Beckford no. 79
Babb-Beckford no. 80
Orbis Record:
12654667
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33374
OID:
15816357
PID:
digcoll:2794210