Sandwich, Kent, England
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A watercolour showing a view of Ramsgate Pier. After an etching by Amelia Noel, RCIN 816849.k. Male figures are shown on a path in the foreground, with a flag shown flying from a pole in the centre. Ramsgate pier is shown behind, with several ships shown at anchor inside. Further ships are shown at sea in the background.
Inscribed below: Ramsgate Pier.
Amelia Noel was a drawing mistress to the daughters of George III. Noel made a series of topographical etchings in the late 1790's, presenting a set to Princess Sophia's elder sister, Princess Elizabeth.
Descriptive Medium: 'Pen and ink over watercolour', 'watercolour, pen and ink'
Additional Makers: After Noel, Amelia (fl.1795-1804) (etcher)
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