Description
Creator
James Caldwell after Francis Towne
Title(s)
  • Ugbrooke Park
Date
1776
Medium
Etching
Dimensions
  • image height 75mm,
  • image length 134mm
Inscription
  • sheet, recto, lower left
  • “J.Caldwall sculp.”
  • below the image
Inscription
  • sheet, recto, lower right
  • “F.Towne del.”
Object Type
Etching

Catalogue Number
FT813
Description Sources
Revd Joseph Reeve, Ugbrooke Park: A Poem (London: J. Robson & Co., 1776), copy in the British Library

Provenance

Several copies known.

Bibliography
Timothy Wilcox, Francis Towne, Tate Publishing: London, 1997, p. 38

Comment

This is a copy of Towne’s 1775 picture of Ugbrooke (FT056), used on the title page of Reeve’s poem. A second edition of the poem was produced in 1793 after the death of 5th Baron Clifford, but Towne’s drawing was not the direct source of the small vignette produced then.

by Richard Stephens

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