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Creator:
John Malchair, 1730–1812, German, active in Britain (1754–1812)
Title:

Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight

Date:
after 1794
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/4 x 13 15/16in. (22.2 x 35.4cm) and Sheet: 8 3/4 × 14 inches (22.2 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Carisbrooke Castle/ I of W/ could be Malchair/ GF-60"; in graphite: "[...] 143 (10)."

Watermark: (similar to Heawood 1828) Fleur-de-Lis/ 1794; Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5694
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | crenelation | fog | wall
Associated Places:
Carisbrooke | Carisbrooke Castle | Carisbrooke Castle | England | England | Europe | Isle of Wight | Isle of Wight | United Kingdom | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11087
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