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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
after Edward Dayes, 1763–1804, British
Title:

Denbigh Castle

Date:
ca. 1793
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper, mounted on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 3/4 × 11 5/8 inches (24.8 × 29.5 cm) and Sheet: 6 5/8 × 8 5/8 inches (16.8 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower center of mount: "Denbigh Castle."; Verso: inscribed in pen with brown ink, upper center: "Built by Henry de Lacy, Earl of Lincoln, to whom Kg Edwd 1st had given the Lordship"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1148
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | cattle | clouds | hill | landscape | ruins | sky | stone
Associated Places:
Cymru | Denbigh | Denbigh Castle | Denbighshire | Europe | United Kingdom | Wales
Associated People:
The Virgin Mary
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5860
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Yale Center for British Art, Wales, New Haven, 2014, pp. 8-9, 20, V2519 (YCBA)


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