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Peace of 1814 and Centennial of the House of Brunswick: "The Effect Previous to Discovering the Illuminated Temple of Peace and Concord in St. James's Park, London, August 1, 1815" [should be 1814]

Artist:
Anonymous, British, 19th century
Date:
ca. 1814
Medium:
Watercolor
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/8 × 9 5/16 in. (8 × 23.6 cm) Mount: 8 9/16 × 13 5/16 in. (21.7 × 33.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.607.3
Not on view
Inscription: on mount in pen and ink: "The effect previous to discovering the Illuminated Temple of Peace and Concord in St. James's Park. on the night of the 1st of August 1815"
Vendor: Maggs Brothers Limited
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints, Fireworks! Four Centuries of Pyrotechnics in Prints and Drawings," June 6, 2000–July 9, 2000.

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