Building houses with cards [graphic] : from an original painting in Vauxhall Gardens
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- Building houses with cards [graphic] : from an original painting in Vauxhall Gardens
Hayman, Francis, 1708-1776, artist.
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher.
- Published / Created
- [approximately 1750]
- Publication Place
- Robert Sayer
"In a room, a group watching as a man sitting at a round table builds a house of cards, which tumbles down as a figure leans in at right, the man and a man standing in outdoor clothes behind looks at him with dismay; in the right foreground two young children build their own house on a small table; doors open onto garden in background."--British Museum online catalogue
Title engraved below image.
Publisher inferred from another print in the series: The king and miller of Mansfied.
One of a series of engravings after paintings by Francis Hayman for the ballroom at Vauxhall Gardens in 1743.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark resulting i`n loss of imprint.
- 1 print : sheet 17 x 28 cm
- Lewis Walpole Library
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Etchings England London 1750
Engravings England London 1750
- etching & engraving ; and laid paper.
- Resource Type
- still image
- Subject (Topic)
England > London > 1750
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