View of Bath after a storm from Sion Hill by Thomas Barker, Bath, 1814
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This remarkable image shown the moment double rainbows have broken out after heavy rain and includes figures crossing the foreground still rushing for cover. A vague view of Bath is shown. The annotation notes that Barker based this subject on an effect observed from his own residence. From Thirty Two Lithographic Impressions from pen drawings of Landscape Scenery by Thomas Barker published in Bath, 1814. Only fifty copies produced. Printed under the direction of Mr Barker by D Redman. C Marsh script. This copy is inscribed Thomas Fuller.
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B769.436 BAR LS
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Bath Central Library