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VIEW OF COLOGNE

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VIEW OF COLOGNE

Made by: J. T. Willmore

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:
England
Date made:
1833
Size:
11.9 × 18.9 cm (4 11/16 × 7 7/16 in.)

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:
different credit lines for each object