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Untitled (Old House in Aldersgate Street)

c.1850

John Wykeham Archer

From the collection

Title

Untitled (Old House in Aldersgate Street)

Date

c.1850

Description

Old House in Aldersgate Street; a street scene outside an old house with shopfronts at ground level on either side of a passageway, a shoemaker's and what appears to be a cloth shop, in the street outside is a small crowd including men carrying baskets, a woman with two children, a small dog and other passersby. Watercolour with bodycolour over graphite.
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Location

Aldersgate Street, London, England

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

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