Details about 1814 (1848)~GEORGE CUITT II (1799-1854)~"L
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Brighton East Sussex, GB, United Kingdom
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"LAMB ROW, CHESTER".
BY GEORGE CUITT II (1799-1854).
PL.49 - PUBLISHED 1848 IN CUITT'S COLLECTED ETCHINGS, PUBLISHED BY NATTALI.
George Cuitt the Younger, (1799-1854).
George Cuitt the Younger, the only son of the painter of the same names, was born at Richmond, in Yorkshire, in 1779. He followed his father's profession from his youth, and added to it the art of etching, which he developed with great success, being induced to do so by a careful study of Piranesi's 'Roman Antiquities.' He went to Chester, where he became a teacher of drawing, and published, in 1810 and 1811, 'Six Etchings of Saxon and other Buildings remaining at Chester,' 'Six Etchings of Old Buildings in Chester,' and 'Six Etchings of Picturesque Buildings in Chester,' and, in 1815, five etchings for a 'History of Chester.' About 1820, having realized a certain competence by his labours, he retired from the more active duties of his profession, and built himself a house at Masham, near Richmond, from whence he published his 'Yorkshire Abbeys,' and in 1848 his collected works, under the title of 'Wanderings and Pencillings amongst the Ruins of Olden Times.' These etchings exhibit considerable talent, verve, originality, and truth. His death occurred at Masham in 1854.
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ABOUT THE IMAGE:
Lamb Row Chester
A row of old, erratic, half-timbered buildings, the upper storeys leaning over the street, supported from below, with bow windows of many small panes, ragged hangings over the ground floor ones, and notices, including 'A Day and Night School'; with a covered, unharnessed cart in front, the horse and several people and and packages; 1814 republication with some rework. 1808
Lettered below the image with the title, and "G Cuitt. 1814."
ON A GOOD WEIGHT WOVE PAPER - THE PAPER HAS AGE DISCOLOURED AND HAS SOME MARKS AND SURFACE DIRT, THERE IS SOME BROWNING/STAINING/FOXING. PLEASE SEE THE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THE CLOSE-UP IMAGES, BUT YOU'LL STILL ENJOY THIS.
VERSO, BLANK, WITH SURFACE DIRT AND MARKS AND SOME FOXING/BROWNING SHOWING, WORSE TO EITHER END; IT SHOULD LOOK OK WHEN RE-FRAMED.
DATED 1814. (BELIEVED PUBLISHED IN 1848).
SHEET SIZE - HEIGHT - 21 CM (8.25 INCHES) x WIDTH - 28 CM (11 INCHES), APPROX.
PLATE SIZE - HEIGHT - 16.5 CM (6.5 INCHES) x WIDTH - 24 CM (9.5 INCHES), APPROX.
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