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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:

Carlisle Cathedral, Cumberland, from the South-west

Date:
ca. 1795
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and black ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 × 9 1/2 inches (17.8 × 24.1 cm) and Image: 4 3/8 x 6 1/2 inches (11.1 x 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Girtin later date | (early 1796 CFB)"; Verso: in graphite, center: "Abbey Dore (3) no"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1175
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cathedral | clouds | Gothic (Medieval) | grass | stone | tree | wall
Associated Places:
Carlisle | Carlisle Cathedral | Cumberland | Cumbria | England | Europe | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5884
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