View of St. Nicholas Church at Valenciennes after the Siege
- Materials & Techniques:
- Pen and black ink, gray ink, gray wash, black wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- Mount: 19 × 26 13/16 inches (48.3 × 68.1 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 18 1/4 × 26 1/4 inches (46.4 × 66.7 cm), Sheet: 16 1/4 × 24 5/16 inches (41.3 × 61.8 cm)
Inscribed in pen with brown/gray ink, on mount, lower center: "VIEW OF SAINT NICHOLAS CHURCH | AT VALENCIENNES AFTER THE SIEGE IN 1793".
Signed in pen, with brown ink, lower center: "Jos. Farington | August 1793"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | church | Gothic | ruins
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- IIIF Manifest:
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Joseph Farington, 1747–1821, British, View of St. Nicholas Church at Valenciennes after the Siege, 1793
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