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  • Richard Parkes Bonington
    born: Arnold, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • Bologna, circa 1826–1827
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, chine collé
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 134 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 317 x 216 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 5 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0099

Monochromatic city scene. There are buildings on the left and right side, taller on the right. There are figures in the foreground. The horizon line is low, seven-eights down from the top of the page. There is a faint thin tower in the center of the image. There are faint gray clouds in the background.