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The Start, from The Grand Steeplechase over Leicestershire

A work made of color aquatint on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color aquatint on paper.

Date:

published 1830

Artist:

Charles Bentley (English, 1806-1854)
after Henry Alken (English, 1785-1851)
published by R.A. Ackermann (English, 1764-1834)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles Bentley

Title

The Start, from The Grand Steeplechase over Leicestershire

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

Published 1830

Medium

Color aquatint on paper

Dimensions

Image: 25.5 × 36.3 cm (10 1/16 × 14 5/16 in.); Plate: 36 × 45.3 cm (14 3/16 × 17 7/8 in.); Sheet: 40.5 × 50 cm (16 × 19 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Schweppe and William McCallin McKee Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

1929.194

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