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Creator:
Louis Haghe, 1806–1885, British
after unknown artist, ( M. Holmes )
Printed by Day & Haghe Lithographers, 1824–1913, British
Published by George Davey, active c.1820–1832, British
Title:

Thornbury Castle, Gloucestershire

Date:
between 1823 and 1835
Medium:
Lithograph, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 9/16 x 13 11/16 inches (26.8 x 34.7 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 9 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches (24.5 x 31.7 cm), and Image: 7 9/16 x 11 1/8 inches (19.2 x 28.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "R8087 | 9 1/4 x 11 1/2"

Lettered, lower left: "On Stone by L. Haghe."; lower center, text divided by a coat of arms: "THORNBURY CASTLE. CLOUCESTERSHIRE. | Begun & left unfinished by Edward Duke of Buckignham who was beheaded in the reign of Henry the VIIIth. | now in the possesion of | Henry Howard Esq,,r of Greystone Castle, Cumberland, | to whom this plate is most respectfully dedicated | Published by George Davey Booksellers, 1 Broad St Bristol."; lower right: "from a drawing by M. Holmes | Day & Haghe Lithg to the King"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11751
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnets | castle | clouds | country house | flowers (plants) | genre subject | grass | men | overcast | ruins | towers | trees | Tudor | visitors | walls | windows | women
Associated Places:
England | Europe | South Gloucestershire | Thornbury | Thornbury Castle | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31417
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