Billingsgate Market [graphic] / Rowlandson & Pugin delt. et sculpt. ; J. Bluck aquat.

Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : aquatint and etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 23.5 x 27.9 cm, on sheet 28 x 36 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Plate numbered in upper right, above image: Plate 9.
Plate from: Microcosm of London. London : R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts, No. 101 Strand, [1808-1810?], v. 1, opposite page 63.
The Lewis Walpole Library: From the Topographical Prints collection.
Abstract:
"View of the market, looking towards the river; the market fairly crowded with people buying and selling fish, just beyond central foreground a voluptuous woman has tripped over a small bench and fallen on her back, causing those around her to tumble, a few ships docked."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Markets--England--London.
Ships.
Topics:
London (England)--Pictorial works.
Topics:
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Billingsgate Ward (London, England)
Bluck, John (Printmaker), printmaker.
Pugin, Augustus, 1762-1832, artist.
Language:
English
Genre:
Aquatints--England--London--1808.
Book illustrations.
Etchings--England--London--1808.
Views.
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
Source Title:
Microcosm of London.
Call Number:
Topos
L847
no. 7+
Quarto 646 808 M58 v.1
Topos L847 no. 7+
Orbis Record:
11110369
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr28639
Citation:
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, pages 136-140
Adams, B. London illustrated 1604-1850, pages 223-228
OID:
11001368
PID:
digcoll:976191