St Paul's and Blackfriars Bridge

An atmospheric depiction by Wyllie of St Paul's Cathedral and the Thames near Blackfriars Bridge. On the right a steam tug is towing a lighter upriver. Wyllie was born in London and knew the city, its river and port throughout his life. He painted, drew and etched many aspects of its life over a period of nearly sixty years - from around 1870 until well into the 1920s.

Object Details

ID: PAF0785
Collection: Fine art
Type: Print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Wyllie, William Lionel
Places: Unlinked place
Date made: early 20th century
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Purchased with the assistance of the Society for Nautical Research Macpherson Fund
Measurements: Sheet: 290 x 451 mm; Mount: 406 mm x 556 mm

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