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Untitled (View of the Foundling Hospital, from the driveway)

1750

Print after Louis-Philippe Boitard

From the collection

Title

Untitled (View of the Foundling Hospital, from the driveway)

Date

1750

Artist

Description

View of the Foundling Hospital, from the driveway; a later state of the plate with the addition of the gates at the end of a wide driveway, lawned areas on either side with colonnades at the far ends; the countryside beyond the hospital now further built up with more roads and houses; the figures in the foreground the same as the earlier state . 1750, this state later. Etching and engraving with hand-colouring.
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Location

Guilford Street, London, England

Country

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