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The Great Bridge over the Virginia River: 31.K.3-10

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Great Bridge over the Virginia River
Eight Views of Windsor Great Park

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Sandby, Paul
Printmaker: Vivarès, François (Possibly)
Draughtsman: Sandby, Thomas (After)

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Dating

18th Century
Circa 1754 - 1755

Note

Virares' name has been written in graphite beside Sandby's, as with the other prints from the series in this album.

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.3-10
Primary reference Number: 184466
Gunn: 148
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Great Bridge over the Virginia River" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/184466 Accessed: 2023-11-29 03:17:59

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