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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

An exact prospect of Hampton Court

Overview

Creator: Sutton Nicholls (active 1680-1740) (etcher)
Creation Date: 
c.1700
Materials: 
Etching
Dimensions: 
52.0 x 61.3 cm
RCIN 
702878
Description:

An etching of the elevation of the east front of Hampton Court palace, designed by Sir Christopher Wren. The formal gardens and fountains are shown in front of the building. Two putti hold a cartouche inscribed with the print's title. This print by Sutton Nicholls probably dates from around 1700, and was issued by the publisher John King. It shows the elaborate parterre of box hedges and fountains in front of the new east façade.

Further details

Additional Creators: King, John : Globe, Poultry (publisher)
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