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Creator:
John Sell Cotman, 1782–1842, British
Title:

Round Tower, Castle of Lillebonne, Normandy

Date:
1822
Medium:
Graphite and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 8 5/8 inches (27.3 x 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Lillebonne, July 2nd 1817.___1822"; in graphite, lower right: "J. S Cotman 1822"; in graphite, lower left: "Round Tower in the Castle of Lillebonne"

Watermark: J. Whatman

Signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "J. S Cotman 1827"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5228
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | round tower
Associated Places:
Lillebonne | Normandy | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8725
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