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Pope's House

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View of Alexader Pope's house in the middle distance behind trees, the Thames in the foreground, four figures rowing a canopied boat on the right, a forest in the background; after Farington; plate 2 to the second volume of "A History of the River Thames" within 'A History of the Principal Rivers of Great Britain' (1796). 1795. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.
Additional Makers: Publisher - John Boydell; Publisher - Josiah Boydell; Print maker - Joseph Constantine Stadler
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, production detail: "I. Farington R. A. delt:", "J. C. Stadler sculpt.", publication line: "Pubd. June, 1st. 1795, by J & J Boydell, Shakspeare - / - Gallery, Pall Mall, & No. 90, Cheapside.", within image at bottom left: "JF"
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Cross Deep, Twickenham, England

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