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Creator:
Richard Bernard Godfrey, 1728–op.1794, British
after unknown artist
Title:
Knighton, the Seat of George M. Bisset, Esq.
Date:
before 1781
Medium:
Etching on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 x 11 1/8 inches (21.7 x 28.3 cm), Plate: 6 1/8 x 8 1/4 inches (15.5 x 20.9 cm), and Image: 5 3/16 x 7 11/16 inches (13.2 x 19.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Werrfo(?) | 6"; on back, lower center: "Isle Wight Hampshire"

Lettered in black ink, lower center: "Knighton the Seat of George M Bisset Esqr."; lower right: "Richd. Godfrey Sc"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14730
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | hills | island | landscape | manor house | sea | trees
Associated Places:
England | Isle of Wight | Knighton | Knighton Gorges Manor | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40883
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