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Astley's Amphitheatre, plate 4 in the book, Microcosm of London (London: R. Ackermann, [1808]), vol. 1
Date:
1808
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching And Aquatint (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
35.2 x 28 x 4.5 cm (object)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe

A horseman standing on the backs of three horses as they gallop in sync around a circular amphitheatre, the audience watching from galleries in four tiers.
For description of the book see the first volume of the Microcosm.

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