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Creator:
Thomas Hearne, 1744–1817, British
Title:

Castle Acre Priory

Date:
1771
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brown wash, gray wash and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/8 x 9 3/8 inches (18.1 x 23.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Hearne"; in gray ink, lower right: "Part of the Cloisters of Castle Acre Abbey | 1771."

Watermarks: Strasbourg Lily (fragment)

Signed in brown ink, lower left: "Hearne"; dated in gray ink, lower right: "1771"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.578
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | castle | chimney | lonely | priory | ruins | shadows | stone | trees | walls | windows
Associated Places:
Castle Acre | England | Europe | Norfolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10442
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