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From the Original Drawing in the Collection of the Duke of Devonshire
  • Richard Earlom, artist
    1743–1822
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
    Claude Lorrain
    1604–1682
    born: Champagne, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France) ; died: Rome, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: Italy
    John Boydell, publisher
    1719–1804
    born: Dorrington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • From the Original Drawing in the Collection of the Duke of Devonshire, 1777
  • Where object was made: France
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 189 x 258 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 7/16 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 287 x 354 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 13 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0077
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image of a man and woman in park setting. At left there are tall trees and bushes. At LR there is a body of water and a bridge with archways underneath. The bridge appears to be busy with people and animals. In background there is a tall mountain at right and ruins at center. Sky is partly cloudy. Text below image.