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Creator:
Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title:

The Westgate, Canterbury

Date:
ca. 1783
Medium:
Gouache and graphite on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper mounted on panel
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches (41.9 x 59.7 cm) and Mount: 16 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches (41.9 x 59.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back of panel, upper left: "26"; in pen and brown ink, on back of panel, center: "View of Canterbury in Water | Colour by Paul Sandby"; in graphite, on back of panel, center: "D28786"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6273
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | Bridges | canterbury | flags | gatehouse | men | mills | river | waterwheels | women
Associated Places:
Canterbury | England | Europe | Kent | Stour | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15291
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