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Creator:
Studio of Sir Jeffry Wyatville, 1766–1840, British
Title:

Windsor Castle, Berkshire: South Front of Military Knights Houses

Date:
1838
Medium:
Pen and black ink, pen and brown ink, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (3 joined sheets): 21 3/8 × 87 1/2 inches (54.3 × 222.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper center: "South Front of the Military Knights Houses | King Henry 8th Gateway &c | Windsor Castle"; lower left: "Salisbury Tower | King Henry 8th Gateway"; lower center: "Tower to the Military Knights Houses | Commonly called Governor's Tower"; lower right: "King Henry 3rd Tower, | Another rough drawing from dimensions | excludes the whole of the South Front | from King Henry 3rd Tower to the Victoria Towers"; inscribed extensively in pen and brown ink with dimensions; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Elevation South side of Military | Knight Houses, &c | Windsor Castle"; in graphite, lower left: "AD 318"; upper right: "1502"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.698
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12108
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