West Front of Castle Acre Priory

John Sell Cotman, English, 1782 - 1842



Etching on wove paper

Plate: 11 13/16 × 16 15/16 in. (30 × 43 cm)

Sheet: 13 3/16 × 18 11/16 in. (33.5 × 47.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, bottom margin: To Thomas William (coat of arms) Coke Esqr MP / This Plate of the West front of Castle (coat of arms) Acre Priory, is Repectfully Dedicated./by his Obt. St. John S. Cotman./Drawn, Etched & Published by J.S. Cotman. Yarmouth Janry (sic) 1813./XXIV.


Campbell Fine Art; sold to present collection, 1988.

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