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Creator:
James Ward, 1769–1859, British
Title:

Ruins of Richbro' Castle, Isle of Thanet

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray wash and brown wash over graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 x 13 7/8 inches (24.4 x 35.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "J. W- | Richbro' Castle| walls 9 foot thick | Isle of Thanet"; right center: "red green [?Cottons] [...] [?look]"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "64/1/22/6 | 14"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "J. W-"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.780
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | ruins
Associated Places:
England | Kent | Richbro' Castle | Thanet, Isle of | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12634
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