Chealsea Reach [graphic] / Rowlandson 1799.
- Chealsea Reach [graphic] / Rowlandson 1799.
- Alternative Title
- Chelsea Reach
- Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827
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- "Scene on the Thames near Chelsea; a large pleasure party of young men and women on a boat, drinking toasts, rowed by six watermen wearing jockey caps, a servant and two men playing French horns at the helm at right, where a union jack is flying from a pole; other boats on the water behind, bridge and church at left, the Chelsea Hospital on the bank beyond at centre."--British Museum online catalogue.
Companion print to: Bay of Biscay.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Plate possibly first published in 1789. See: Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 1, page 262.
Temporary local subject terms: Boats: shallop -- Chelsea -- Flags: Union Jack -- Musical instruments: French horn -- Musical instruments: flute -- Watermen -- Buildings: Battersea Church.
Title etched below image.
- 1 print : etching and aquatint with roulette on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 17 x 27 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 3
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