Photo © Yale Center for British Art
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42412.6
People
Paul Sandby, British, English (Nottingham, England 1725-1809 London, England)
Title
The Meteor of August 18, 1783, as seen from the East Angle of the North Terrace, Windsor Castle
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1783
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/371262
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions
sheet: 31.8 × 48.3 cm (12 1/2 × 19 in.)
frame: 59.1 × 74.5 × 2.9 cm (23 1/4 × 29 5/16 × 1 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Object Number
TL42412.6
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/16/2022 - 01/15/2023

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