Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British

Title:
Spanish Inquisition
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and brown, pen and red ink, and pen and gray ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (14 x 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "Spanish Inquisition"; verso, in graphite, upper right: "2"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
jail | historical subject | chains | torture | prisoners | men | nudes | correctional institution | windows | chained bindings | religion | bars (building materials) | beards | Spanish inquisition
Associated Places:
Spain | Europe
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5525