000384:Axwell Park engraving 1786

  • Description

    Type : Print Medium : Engraving Description : An engraving of 1786 showing the house of Axwell Park set on a hill with parkland in front of it.The picture shows the house clearly in the background on a hill. The foreground of the picture contains a man sitting and fishing in the river. Beside him there are two standing figures. One person points to a feature in the landscaped parkland to his companion. On the other side of the river cattle are grazing. The park contains a mixture of pastureland and groups of trees. Axwell Park was designed by James Paine (1717-1789) and built in 1758 for Sir Thomas Clavering. Parks Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 000384
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4076187974/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 4 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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