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Kensington Gardens, No. 1 (Small Plate)

L'Habitation de Lord Harrington Vue des Jardins de Kensington
Lord Harrington's House from Kensington Gardens

1859
Sir Francis Seymour Haden (English, 1818–1910)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harrington (1910) 12, II; Schneiderman (1983) 15, V

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.9 × 11.9 cm (6 1/4 × 4 11/16 in.) Sheet: 21.8 × 15.2 cm (8 9/16 × 6 in.)

Accession Number

1978.347

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Published in Ètudes à l’eau-forte (no. III). Shadow on left tree on path made darker with additional work. Additional horizontal strokes in the shadows at lower right, especially near and through the annotations at lower center and right.
Schneiderman, p. 57.

Inscription

In plate: b.c. Seymour Haden 1859; Below plate: l.r. Seymour Haden; At bottom of sheet: l.l. MFA stamp above 1978.347 3 / 8 goh(?) 3 nl(?), l.r. 28 (faded) 24

Signed

In plate: b.c. Seymour Haden 1859

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet H. Stevens