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Creator:
John Godfrey
after unknown artist
Title:
Herstmonceux Castle Pl. I
Date:
1779
Medium:
Engraving, with graphite on slightly textured, medium, cream laid paper on card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 × 8 1/2 inches (13.7 × 21.6 cm), Plate: 4 5/8 × 6 3/4 inches (11.7 × 17.1 cm), and Image: 4 3/8 × 6 7/16 inches (11.1 × 16.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Godfrey"; in graphite, lower left: "from [?Grose]"

Lettered, bottom center: "HERSTMONCEAUX CASTLE, SUSSEX"; lettered inside plate, bottom left: "June 18th 1779"; lower center: "Printed as the Act directs for S Hooper"; lower right: "Godfrey Sc"

Dated in graphite, lower right: "(1st edit) 18 June 1779"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.1129
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13622
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