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Newark (Second Plate)

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Newark (Second Plate)

ca. 1772-1778 (restrike printed 1825)
18th/19th century
110 x 156 mm (4.3 x 6.1 in.)

John Clerk, II (aka John Clerk of Eldin), British (Scottish), (1728–1812)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and drypoint on laid paper
State: Fourth of four states
Print impression quality: Weak
Edition: Posthumous edition published by the Bannatyne Club in 1825
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “New Wark, Lord Cassillis J.C.”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “1825 Edn.”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342)
Bibliography: Lumsden 82 iv/iv in Print Collector’s Quarterly, vol. 12, p. 38 and p. 15 on this posthumous publication.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1942
Accession Number: 1942.D1.96

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  • architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
  • restrikes - Impressions made from a printing surface or a die after the original edition or issue has been completed; refers especially to prints and to coins. [December 1992 descriptor added.]
  • townscapes (representations) - Related Term

  • plate Dimensions: 110 x 156 mm (4.3 x 6.1 in.)

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