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The Block House

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2016-02-11 16:21:00.0
File Size:
1.94 MB
2237 x 1680 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40752
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): Line Engraving
Title (of Artwork / Object): The Block House
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Hawkins
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1795
Description (Object or Artwork): Ruins of the blockhouse which stood at the bottom of East Street with other houses beside on top of a rocky mound. This slightly enlarged copy includes an extra building on the left and right. Instead of two men on the left there is one man walking with a stick. Alexander Hogg was sued for copying from Grose's "Antiquities" and Boswell was accused of stealing the text.
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

File info

Original Filename: fa206221_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.94 MB; 2237 x 1680 pixels; 189 x 142 mm (print at 300 DPI); 592 x 444 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA206221