View of Guy Fawkes' Tower
- Graphite and brown wash on slightly textured, moderately thick, white wove paper
- 11 × 8 1/4 inches (27.9 × 21 cm)
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:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject
- Associated Places:
- City of Westminster | England | London | Palace of Westminster | United Kingdom
- View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- IIIF Manifest:
YCBA Collections Search
George Birch, 1842–1904, British, View of Guy Fawkes' Tower, 1827
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.