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Creator:
William Turner of Oxford, 1789–1862, British
Title:

Porchester Castle: A View from Porchester Village Looking across the Water to Portsmouth

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 18 1/2 inches (26.4 x 47 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in gray ink, lower right: "Porchester Castle"; in gray ink, on back, lower right: "Porchester Castle W.T."

Signed in gray ink, lower left: "W.T."; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.551
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bay (body of water) | buildings | castle | city | fields | harbor | landscape | seawall | skyline | village
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Hampshire | Portchester | Portchester Castle | Portsmouth Harbor | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2192
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