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Creator:
Francois Gasselin, ca. 1683–1703, French
Title:
View of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink with gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 18 7/16 inches (16.8 × 46.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand:L'infirmeryee/Veuee du Colayge de Chelsay du Costay de leurs promenade desynay apres nature le 30 dous (Aout) 1692 - Cest en Clast a encary 330 - past en quarray de 30 me. dous 1692/Cour de se dit caray au bout de se dit che main donc voila la porte qui y donne - / des Caste de la court/ fasses du bout de la cour qui regarde la riviere de la tamises.

Watermark: Fragment similar to Hepwood 627

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4324
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9944
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