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Creator:
Cornelius Varley, 1781–1873, British
Title:

Carnarvon

Additional Title(s):

Caernarfon Castle

Date:
1802
Medium:
Watercolor with gray wash over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/8 x 19 1/4 inches (25.7 x 48.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Carnarvon"; on back, lower center: "4622"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "C Varley 1802"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2706
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | battlements | bay (body of water) | castle | clouds | landscape | moat | river | sailboat | shore (landform) | town
Associated Places:
Caernarfon | Caernarfon Castle | Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire | Cymru | Menai Strait | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19945
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