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Creator:
Mrs. P. D. H. Page, 20th century
after John White, active 1585–1593, British
Title:

Village of Pomeiooc, after the Original by John White in the British Museum [Sir Walter Raleigh's Virginia, No. 34 A]

Additional Title(s):

The Towne of Pomeiock

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen in brown ink and black ink, over graphite on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 × 8 1/4 inches (21.6 × 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with black ink, over graphite, lower center: "The towne of Pomeiock and true forme of their howses, covered | and enclosed some wth matts, and some wth barcks of trees. All compossed | abowt wth smale poles stock thick together in stedd of a wall."

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Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1036
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46560
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