image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

Herstmonceux Castle, East Sussex: The Chicken Court

Comments? Do please tell us: [email protected]

From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "The CHICKEN COURT in Her[s]tmonceux Ca[s]tle ."; in graphite, lower right: "(with addition of "Dairy Room") | which must have been taken | down some appreciable time | before the painting of the pre- | vious drawing. This | suggests several years between | the two drawings."

Medium: Graphite and watercolor within triple-ruled and wash border on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

For full details please visit the collection website.

Image Credit

image credit Yale Center for British Art

From the Watercolour World

Location

Herstmonceux Castle, Hailsham, East Sussex, England

Country

Medium