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Joseph Michael Gandy (1771 - 1843)

View of the design for a triumphal bridge inscribed to La Ducale Parmense Accademia delle Belle Arti

Watercolour on paper

Inscription: · VIEW · OF · A · DESIGN · FOR · A · TRIUMPHAL · BRIDGE · MADE · FROM · / THE · ORIGINAL · DESIGNS · PRESENTED · TO · LA · DVCALE · PARMENSE · ACCADEMIA · DELLE · BELLE · ARTI · MDCCLXXIX ·

Museum number: P352

Curatorial note

Soane office, design for a triumphal bridge made from original sketches of 1779, the `Parma Academy’ design: perspective. Exhib: RA 1799, no. 953.

The sketch for this perspective, titled View of a design for a triuphal bridge made by Mr Soane at Parma 1780 and dated Jany 29th 1799 is also in the collection, Vol. 60/174.

Associated objects

P220, same scheme
Vol 60/174, Preparatory drawing


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