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Creator:
Joseph Powell, 1780–1834, British
Title:

Dunster Castle, Somerset: Showing Castle in Distance

Date:
undated
Medium:
Sepia wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 14 9/16in. (27.3 x 37cm), Sheet: 6 3/4 × 10 5/8 inches (17.1 × 27 cm), and Mount: 10 3/4 × 14 1/2 inches (27.3 × 36.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center: "Dunster Castle | Somersetshire."; in graphite, upper left: "POWELL, J | Dunster Castle | [...] 6077 | [...] 70/3/27/392"; in graphite, upper right: "383 - was framed"; in graphite, upper right: "rice paper"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "J. Powell"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.907
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | field | landscape | trees
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Somerset | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11449
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