Landscape with a Castle on a Hill in Center Distance
- between 1745 and 1748
- Gray and brown wash with pen and black ink, over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper, prepared with yellow wash
- Sheet: 5 5/16 x 7 3/8 inches (13.5 x 18.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "17 | Wm. GILPIN"
artist's stamp of William Gilpin, lower left: "WG"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- castle | cliff | hill | landscape | rocks (landforms) | trees
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Rev. William Gilpin, 1724–1804, British, Landscape with a Castle on a Hill in Center Distance, between 1745 and 1748
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