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The return from Margate
[London] : Printed for & sold by Bowles & Carver No. 69 in St. Paul's Church Yard, London, [not before 1793]
1 print : etching & engraving, hand-colored ; plate mark 172 x 275 mm., on sheet 24 x 39 cm.
Title from item. | Artist from George 6758. | Plate numbered '12' in upper right corner. | Date of publication inferred from date of the Bowles & Carver partnership formed after the 1793 death of Carington Bowles. See Plomer's Dictionaries of printers and booksellers, p. 31. | Variant of no. 6758 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5.
Depicts the courtyard of a London inn, with a stagecoach discharging passengers.
  •  Passengers - England - 18th century.
  • Carriages & coaches - England - 18th century.
  • Coach drivers.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1780-1790.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1782.
  • Engravings - England - London - 1793.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1793.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Dighton, Robert, 1752-1814, artist.
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