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Summer's Evening at the Royal Marine Library, Brighton

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2016-02-11 15:59:00.0
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5.16 MB
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40643
Description: Image of topographic print in Fine Art collection.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art/ Topographic Prints  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: Public Domain / CC0

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Aquatint
Title (of Artwork / Object): Summer's Evening at the Royal Marine Library, Brighton
Creator (of Artwork / Object): C W Wing
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1830C.
Description (Object or Artwork): Interior of the Royal Marine Library. Large group of men stand to the left, with many women seated to the right. Long dining table centre with men, women and children seated around. Man and woman stand reading from podium. Library walls covered with shelves full of books. Large chandelier and clock above doorway to right saying time of 9.35pm. This print, from a drawing by C.W.Wing is the alternative title of a humorous musical entertainment called "The Prize" written by Prince Hoare with music by Stephen Storace. First performed on 11th March 1793.
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

File info

Original Filename: fa202113_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 5.16 MB; 5578 x 3564 pixels; 472 x 302 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1476 x 943 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA202113