Roussel, Theodore (1847-1926), 'Chelsea Children, Chelsea Embankment', Etching, 1889

'Chelsea Children, Chelsea Embankment', Etching, 1889


Printed on laid paper. Signed in pencil and dated March 23rd in lower left margin. From the edition of approximately 30 impressions.

This etching depicts, in reverse, a stretch of Cheyne Walk between Chelsea Old Church and Oakley Street with the Albert Bridge seen in the background. It was illustrated in The Whirlwind, August 16th, 1890, on page 120.

Image Size/Plate Size 19 x 13 cm
Sheet Size 20.9 x 15.4 cm
Reference Hausberg 32
Provenance Phillip Lyon Roussel
Collections British Museum, The Hunterian, Glasgow, Library of Congress, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester and Victoria and Albert Museum

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