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The Tithe Barn at Abbotsbury with the Abbey on the hill...

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Description

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "3" | inscribed in black ink: "Abbotsbury near Weymouth" | inscribed in brown ink: "Founded about 1026 by Orcius or Orking, Steward to the King Canute" | inscribed in black ink: "St. Catherine's Chapel is on the hill in the | [distance?]".
Medium: Watercolour, pen and black ink and graphite mounted
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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