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1998.648.3 (RS22271)

Description

Aquaprint of Caernarvon Castle in North Wales. In the foreground there are dories and men working. Furtherback sailboats are anchored all along the coast. In the center ground, the castle is seen with people working around its outer edges.

Details

Maker
Glover, John, Esq. (Artist)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
On the back of the print is a white label that reads: ""Caernarvon Castle, North Wales/ The drawing by John Glover,/ Esq."" Underneath the label the same words have been written in ink.
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
aquatints (prints)
Castle
castles (fortifications)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
16.75 x 20.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.648.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19809

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