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Creator:
George Birch, 1842–1904, British
Title:

View of Guy Fawkes' Tower

Date:
1827
Medium:
Graphite and brown wash on slightly textured, moderately thick, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 8 1/4 inches (27.9 × 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "Painted Chamber | 108"; in graphite, lower left: "Presented to the Collec.tn by G. Birch Esqr FSA"; in graphite, center, dimensions given

Signed in graphite, lower right: "FROM ORIGINAL | A facsimile copy. | GHB"; and dated in graphite, lower center: "March 29th 1827"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22599
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | London | Palace of Westminster | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55153
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