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Grand Bonfire at the Yarmouth Festival

1814

Print after John Sell Cotman

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Title

Grand Bonfire at the Yarmouth Festival

Date

1814

Artist

Print after John Sell Cotman

Description

A large crowd gathered on a plain to watch fireworks and a bonfire, with barrels on a long vertical pole in the centre and a scaffold around it. Soft-ground etching printed in colour.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Sell Cotman; Print Maker - J Keymer & Co; Publisher - J Keymer & Co
Inscription: Lettered within the image with the title, and "Drawn Etched & Published by J.S. Cotman."; annotated in pencil on the recto "P 30"
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Location

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England

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