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

View of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea

François Gasselin

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Title

View of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea

Description

Inscribed in artist's hand:L'infirmeryee/Veuee du Colayge de Chelsay du Costay de leurs promenade desynay apres nature le 30 dous (Aout) 1692 - Cest en Clast a encary 330 - past en quarray de 30 me. dous 1692/Cour de se dit caray au bout de se dit che main donc voila la porte qui y donne - / des Caste de la court/ fasses du bout de la cour qui regarde la riviere de la tamises.
Medium: Pen and brown ink with gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Royal Hospital Chelsea, Chelsea, London, England

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