Windsor from Datchet Lane


This hand-coloured etching by Paul Sandby was published in 1780. It shows a view across parkland with people fishing on the banks of the river to right. At the centre there is a woman and child on the path, pointing back at Windsor, which is seen among trees in the background. To the left stands a man carrying a placard inscribed 'Windsor from Datchet Lane Drawn 1769 Etch'd 1780'.

This print is one of 64 prints of various dates depicting Windsor contained in a portfolio. The prints are unordered. Some prints are duplicates of items bound into the King's Topographical Collection albums and have 'duplicate' written in pencil on their versos.

Full title:
Windsor from Datchet Lane
1 February 1780, London
Etching / Hand colouring / View
Paul Sandby
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
British Library
Maps 183.h.2.

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