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Creator:
Studio of Sir Jeffry Wyatville, 1766–1840, British
Title:

Windsor Castle, Berkshire: Middle Ward

Date:
1838
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 11 5/16 inches (27.3 × 28.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, in graphite, upper left: "Note. | There is a Isometrical drawing with dimensions | of the whole of the part from King Henry 3rd Turret to | King Henry 8th Gateway in London - For 1 [...?] has | also drawings showing the manner of Restoring the Windows | of the Military Knights Houses - on of the said windows is | represented in this Sketch of X - a Design is required for the manner of rebuilding the chimney | There is a finale [?] drawing preserved at London for that structure [?] | Windsor Castle | July 18th 1838"; in graphite, center: HENRY 3rd TOWER - ARCHITECTURE OFFICE - MIDDLE WARD RAMPERTS"; in graphite, lower right: "for the [?] drawing | in London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.257
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6180
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