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

Oakhampton Castle

1772

Francis Towne

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Title

Oakhampton Castle

Date

1772

Artist

Description

Inscribed in gray ink, lower center: "A VIEW OF OAKHAMPTON CASTLE AND TOWN TAKEN IN THE PARK."; in black ink, verso, upper center: "A View of Oakhampton Castle and Town | in the County of Devon | drawn on the spot June 22nd 1772 | by Francis Towne"
Medium: Gray wash and black ink on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Okehampton Castle, Devon, England

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