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
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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