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Title(s):

[Drawings of English landscapes and villages].

Published/Created:
[England], [1864-1865]
Physical Description:
25 drawings (1 album) : graphite ; 14 x 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670.M64 D73 1864
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Doret, Yale BA 1968, and Linda Mitchell
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Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Notes:
Inscribed at front: "1864 Leicestershire w. M.B. (?) + Warwickshire to [illegible]; Walmer w. McRo. 1865 Lancing."
Bound in black half roan and olive cloth.
Album of 24 drawings of English landscapes and villages, primarily in Leicestershire, Warwickshire, and Northamptonshire, by an unidentified artist, 1864-1865. There is one drawing in pen and black ink; the remainder are in graphite, with gouache. All are neatly finished and demonstrate relative skill. All but one of the drawings are captioned, and about half are dated. The artist shows a preference for rural or antiquarian subjects, including timber-framed domestic structures and early churches or castles, some of which are now in ruin.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- England.
England -- Antiquities.
Landscapes -- England.
Leicestershire (England) -- Pictorial works.
Midlands (England) -- Pictorial works.
Northamptonshire (England) -- Pictorial works.
Warwickshire (England) -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Graphite drawings.
Ink drawings.
Sketchbooks.
Travel sketches -- England.
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  • [1] Braunston, '64
  • [2] Braunston, 64
  • [3] From the ramparts, Sandwich. Worth Church. F.B. 1864.
  • [4] Key Gate into Sandwich, town side, 1864
  • [5] Key Gate, Sandwich
  • [6] In Baginton Park
  • [7] Kenilworth Church
  • [8] Rocky Lane in Ashow
  • [9] Ashow, Warwickshire
  • [10] Kirby Muxloe
  • [11] Ashby Magna 64
  • [12] Gt Bowden, May/64
  • [13] [illegible] Cliff
  • [14] From Chanctonbury Ring, 4/9/65
  • [15] At Warwick
  • [16] Braunston, May/64
  • [17] The Glen, Walmer, 1864
  • [18] Ripple, Kent
  • [19] The Glen, Walmer
  • [20] [Dock and men in profile]
  • [21] From Chanctonbury Ring
  • [22] At Upper Lancing 6.9.65
  • [23] Upper Lancing 6.9.65
  • [24] Leicester's building (?), Kenilworth, May/64
  • [25] Old Shorcham & Pad Bridge

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