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Foreign Cathedrals / Nave of the Cathedral of Amiens

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Description

Interior of a cathedral with a tall, narrow nave, five pointed arches visible in the apse at the far end, a procession of clerics and choristers approaching from the gap in the altar screen and walking off to left, women wearing tall white bonnets and a nun, walking towards the altar, on the left and memorials in the foreground at either side. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint, mounted on heavy card.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Ackermann
Inscription: With a strip of paper pasted to the verso of the mount, lettered with the title and 'Designed by Mr. C. Wild. / Published by R. Ackermann No. 101, Strand.'
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Location

Amiens, Somme, Picardy, France

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