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Creator:
Capt. Francis Grose, 1731–1791, British
Title:

St. Catherine's Castle at Fowey, Cornwall

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 x 19 1/2in. (30.5 x 49.5cm), Sheet: 7 1/4 × 15 7/8 inches (18.4 × 40.3 cm), and Mount: 12 × 19 5/8 inches (30.5 × 49.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and gray ink, center: "S. Catherine's Castle at Fowey in Cornwall"; in pen and brown ink, center: "an Original by Fras. Grose Esqr."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul Mellon in memory of Dudley Snelgrove
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1993.30.65
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | castles | channel (water body component) | cliff | landscape (representation) | marine art | ocean | river | rocks (landforms) | rocks (landforms) | sea | watchtowers
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | English Channel | Europe | Fowey | Fowey Blockhouse | Fowey River | Polruan Blockhouse | St. Catherine's Castle | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4155
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