Blackfriars Bridge and St. Paul's, London

Oil on canvas | 104 x 168cm | c. 1762

William Marlow

The competition to design London’s third masonry bridge was won in 1760 by 25 year old Robert Mylne. Completed in 1769, the Bridge was officially named after William Pitt but everyone called it Blackfriars Bridge.

Initially it charged highly unpopu...
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