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Creator:
Graham Clarke, born 1941, British
Commissioned by London Transport, 1937–2004, British
Printed by Johnson, Riddle & Company Ltd, British
Title:

Knole

Date:
1967
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 39 1/2 x 25 inches (100.3 x 63.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand, in black, lower left corner of image: "Graham Clarke". In green type, beneath image: "KNOLE"; in black type: "sits islanded amid its rolling thousand-acre deer park. Built by | Archbishop Bourchier in 1456, this is surely one of the grandest mediaeval | mansions in all England. Wander through its galleried Great Hall, its seven | courtyards, the many of its three hundred and sixty-five rooms, filled with | precious furniture and portraits, which are open to visitors. This is the | very substance of life in a rich and powerful Tudor household." Beneath, in green type: "Knole is easily reached. Green LIne Coaches 704, 705 take you from Victoria (Buckingham Palace Road) to Sevenoaks. Knole is alos | visited every Thursday (until September 21) by one of London Transport's Conducted Coach Tours from Victoria Coach Station. | The fare is £1 and everything is included, even tea. Write for an illustrated folder to the Private Hire Office, 55 Broadway, S.W.I." In small

Lettered, lower center: "KNOLE sits islanded amid its rolling thousand-acre deer park. Built by Archbishop Bourchier in 1456, this is surely one of the grandest mediæval mansions in all England. Wander through its galleries Great Hall, its seven courtyards, the many of its three hundred and sixty five rooms, filled with precious furniture and portraits, which are open to visitors. This is the very substance of life in a rich and powerful Tudor household."

In black, lower left corner of image: "Graham Clarke".

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© TfL
Accession Number:
B1993.3.1
Classification:
Posters
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:4041
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