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Creator:
Henry Hulsberg, died 1729, Netherlandish, active in London
after Isaac Sailmaker, ca. 1633–1721, Dutch, active in Britain (from the 1640s)
Published by Henry Overton, 1675/6–1751, British
Title:

Dover Castle

Date:
undated
Medium:
Line engraving with hand coloring in watercolor on moderately thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 18 7/8 × 23 13/16 inches (48 × 60.5 cm), Plate: 18 13/16 × 23 7/16 inches (47.8 × 59.6 cm), and Image: 16 3/4 × 23 inches (42.5 × 58.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "20"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Lettered below image, lower left: "I. Sailmaker Delin: | A. The Queen's Lodgings. | B. Bulwork Fot. | C. St. Mary's Church. | D. St. James Church."; center: "Dover Castle. | Le Chateau de Douvre.'; lower right: "H. Hulfbergh Sculp: | E. The Peer. | F. The Brook. | G. Dover Road. | Printed & Sold by H. Overton at ye White Horfe wth.out Newgate London"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13006
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:37557
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