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Creator:
Rev. William Gilpin, 1724–1804, British
Title:

Knaresborough Castle, Yorkshire

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray and orange wash over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper prepared with orange wash, mounted on thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper with wash line border
Dimensions:
Mount: 14 3/4 x 17 13/16 inches (37.4 x 45.2 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 13 1/8 x 16 1/4 inches (33.4 x 41.2 cm), and Sheet: 10 15/16 x 13 7/8 inches (27.8 x 35.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, on mount, lower center: "Knaresborough Castle."

signed in graphite, on mount, lower right: "Gilpin"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1022
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | castle | hills | houses | landscape | mountains | river | rocks (landforms) | ruins | trees | waterfall
Associated Places:
England | Knaresborough | Knaresborough Castle | Nidd | North Yorkshire | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7620
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