Woolwich Warren

Paul Sandbydate unknown

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

  • Title: Woolwich Warren
  • Date Created: date unknown
  • Location Created: Nottingham
  • Physical Dimensions: w68.9 x h49.5 cm
  • Type: portrait
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666582
  • Medium: Gray wash and pen and black ink on very thick, cream, moderately textured laid paper
  • Subject: dogs, women, horses (animals), children, river, trees, ship, cart, flag
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper center: "T11130"; in graphite, verso, lower left: "D3469 9 114/30"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "Written by Col Gravatt | Done with French chalk ground up | with a little India ink"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "View of Woolrich Warren W Gravatt | written by Paul Sandby R.A."; in graphite, verso, lower right: "Paul Sandby R.A. | A View in Woolwich Warren| Sandby was appointed in Aug, 1768, chief drawing | master at the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich | a position which he held until the end of 1796 when | retired on a pension. | Collection of Col. W. Gravatt, 1867 | Collection of Wiliam Sandby Esq. | Exhibited Midland Counties Art Museum Nottingham | Castle, No. 132 1884 | Collection of G.J.A. Peake great grandson of L | Thomas Sandby | Collection of Hubert Peake"
  • Artist: Paul Sandby