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Creator:
Unknown artist, twentieth century
after Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607–1677, Bohemian
Title:

Durham House, Salisbury House and Worcester House

Date:
undated
Medium:
Photo-mechanical reproduction on smooth, medium, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 13/16 × 9 1/8 inches (9.7 × 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, center: "DURHAM HOUSE, SALISBURY HOUSE AND WORCESTER HOUSE | Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677) | Durham House was the Inn of the Bishops of Durham from the reign of Henry III, through rebuilt in the next century, Salisbury | House as built by Robert Cecil, first Earl of Salisbury, on a part of the gardens of Durham House, Worcester House was originally | Carlisle Inn as the hotel of the Bishops of Carlisle, afterwards it passed first ot the Earl of Bedford and then to the Marquis of | Worcester whence its later name | Photographed from the original drawing in the Pepysian Library by permission of | the Master and Fellows of Magdalene College, Cambridge"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15205
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32008
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