Entry of Frederick into the Castle of Otranto [art original] / John Carter int. delt. 1790.

Published/Created:
[England]
[1790]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor on laid paper ; visible image 602 x 503 mm, mounted to 624 x 525 mm
Notes:
Signed and titled by the artist, lower center. Same text transcribed in another hand on verso.
Later label on verso: This picture was painted by John Carter (1748-1817) and was exhibited at the Royal Academy of 1790. It belonged to Horace Walpole and was at Strawberry Hill until the sale in 1842 when it was bought by the Reverend Horace Cholmondeley from whom it came through his daughter and grand-daughter to H.C.J.
John Carter (1748-1817), British draughtsman and antiquary.
Strawberry Hill Sale, 1842, May 19, Day 22, Lot 100, by Rev. Horace Cholmondeley £8.18.6; descended to his great grandson General Sir Henry C. Jackson who sold it to W.S. Lewis May 1962 with a mezzotint: Horace Walpole, youngest son of Sr. Robt. Walpole, Earl of Orford (see Lewis Walpole Library SH Contents
Abstract:
Watercolor drawing representing the procession in the romance of the Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole.
Associated Names:
Carter, John, 1748-1817 [Artist]
Topics:
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Watercolors -- British -- 18th century
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
SH Contents C323 no. 2 Framed, shelved in LFS Bin 68
Orbis Record:
8385601
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr15827
Citation:
John Carter, Entry of Frederick into the Castle of Otranto. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
11134348
PID:
digcoll:2563697