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Creator:
Robert Dixon, 1780–1815, British
after Robert Dixon, 1780–1815, British
Published by Robert Dixon, 1780–1815, British
Title:
The Greyfriars Tower, Lynn, as it appeared 1801
Date:
between 1810 and 1811
Medium:
Soft-ground etching on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 15/16 x 8 1/16 inches (25.3 x 20.5 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 7 13/16 inches (25 x 19.8 cm), and Image: 9 1/4 x 7 11/16 inches (23.5 x 19.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "12/13"

Lettered, lower right inside image: "The Grey Friars Tower Lynn. | as it appeared 1801. | Robt Dixon Del et Sc--"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11443
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | cart | chimneys | church | fences | Franciscan | genre subject | horse (animal) | houses | illustration | labor | monastery | peasant | road | ruins | spires | street | tower (building division) | village | windows
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greyfriars Tower | King's Lynn | Norfolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31001
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