Dunstanburgh Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, England
about 1808 - 1812
Lady Gordon (Aunt Carry)
Scope and content: Subject depicts a lush landscape with a castle rising up from within. The stone castle has square towers and what may be a lower walled garden or courtyard at the back; this lower wall is barely visible above the trees. Is this the same artist as R9266-3934 - Kathleen Gordon (Keril.)? The use of watercolour is similar in these two images.
Signature and inscriptions: Inscription - in ink [over pencil], recto of secondary support, below image - Rochester; in ink [over pencil], recoto of secondary support, l.r. of image - Lady Gordon. (Aunt Carry) [ Aunt Carry is not written over pencil]
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