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Creator:
Print made by Day & Co., 1824–1913, British
after Charles James Richardson, 1806–1871, British
Title:
Chimney piece, Star Chamber, Leasowe Castle, formerly in the King's Palace, Westminster
Date:
ca. 1845
Medium:
Lithograph on slightly textured, medium thickness, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/16 × 10 1/4 inches (20.5 × 26.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered on lower center: "CHIMNEY PIECE, STAR CHAMBER, LEASOWE CASTLE | formerly in the King's Palace, at Westminster"; lower left: "C.J. Richardson del"; lower right (sheet trimmed): "Printed from Zinc by Day & Hag[he]"; lettered within image, center: "THIS OAKEN PANNEL & CHIMNEY PIECE | BELONGED TO THE CELEBRATED STAR CHAMBER | IN THE KING'S PALACE AT WESTMINSTER | A.D. 1500"; lettered within image, center: "THIS OAKEN PANNEL & CHIMNEY PIECE | WAS REMOVED TO LEASOWE CASTLE ON | THE DEMOLITION OF THE EXCHEQUER | BUILDINGS | A.D. 1836"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22458
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | England | London | Palace of Westminster | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55012
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