Title: A View of Walton Bridge.
Titled, Dated, and Signed in plate: A View of Walton Bridge, Venus's Temple & c. in the Gardens of the Ld. Le Despencer at West Wicomb Bucks.
Dimensions: Sheet 4 1/2" x 7 3/8".
Date: Late XVIII C.
Materials and Techniques: etching on laid paper
Provenance: The Estate of George "Yorgo" Demetrakopoulos; professor, assistant director of the Medieval Institute, and assistant to the dean at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, from 1965-2000.
Condition: The signs of aging are appropriate for the time. A detailed condition report is available on demand.
Part of: cut from an unidentified publication.
Museums and Libraries: The British Museum 1921,0222.7.
Art Movements, Periods & Schools: British School XVIII C.
Note: This entry incorporates text from Wikipedia and the catalog entry of a similar item from the British Museum collection.
Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron le Despencer, PC, FRS accompanied George, Lord Forbes, envoy-extraordinary to St Petersburg, Russia.