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Creator:
Sir Richard Colt Hoare, 1758–1838, British
Title:

Castle of Balzerrano, and Vale of Roveto, in Abbruzzo

Part Of:

Collective Title: [One from a volume of 66] "Views Drawn from Nature in the Neighborhood of Rome and Abruzzo etc. By Sir Richard Colt Hoare Bart. In the Years 1786 to 1790"

Date:
1791
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink, and brown wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper mounted on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 9/16 x 21 1/4 inches (39.5 x 54 cm) and Contemporary drawn border: 16 x 21 11/16 inches (40.6 x 55.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink on page below mounted image, lower center: "No. 29. Castle of Balzerrano, and Vale of Roveto, in Abruzzo."; lower right: "May 1791. RCH"

Signed and dated in brown ink on page below mounted image, lower right: "May 1791. RCH"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.2740
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | genre subject | Grand Tour | landscape
Associated Places:
Abruzzo | Civitella Roveto
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28359
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