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View of Cologne

Made by: Stanfield, C. __ __Drawing ||Willmore, J. T. __ __Engraving

Currently in storage


About this object

This is a view of Cologne from along the Rhine River, with the town walls surrounding medieval houses along the shore. A large yellowish tower with a tall spire dominates the town. Several sailing vessels are lying at anchor in the harbor, and a bridge can be seen behind them. In the foreground a group of menappear to be unloading sacks from a small boat. Numerous people on the beach are going about various jobs.

Category:
PRINTS
Object name:
View of Cologne
Made from:
Hand-colored steel engraving
Made in:
London, ENGLAND
Date made:
1833
Size:
overall __4.69 in __7.44 in
overall __11.90 cm __18.89 cm

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
2007.6
Signature marks:
Text __Cologne __In the center as a title to the image __In English || __Drawn by C. Stanfield || __Engraved by J.T. Willmore || __Printed by Perkins & Bacon __Lower right
Credit line:
Gift of David T. Johnson and John Cottrell in memory of Barbara J. Johnson, 2007