[The Young Waltonians - Stratford Mill.]
London, Published May 25th 1883 by P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., 13 & 14 Pall Mall East.
Etching, signed by the engraver. 385 x 510mm, 15 x 20". Crease within platemark.
Alfred-Louis Brunet-Debaines (1845-1939), French painter & printmaker. From 1884 to 1897 he lived in Britain, and in 1878–9 and 1887–8 his views of London, Oxford and Edinburgh appeared in portfolio. Based on Constable's oil exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1820, titled 'Landcape', showing young anglers around Stratford Mill on the Stour, about two miles west of East Bergholt, looking south toward Gun Hill. The old papermill was replaced about 1850 by a macaroni factory!
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