THE LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, YALE UNIVERSITY
Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill Collection
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Strawberry Hill ID: sh-000412
c.1781
Edwards, Edward (British painter, 1738-1806), Attr. to


Drawing
Watercolour, pencil, and pen and ink on laid paper
31 x 45.3 cm. [sheet]; 35.6 x 49.8 cm. [mount]
The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. SH Views 781.00.00.45dr

Strawberry Hill History

Object History

Provenance: Probably commissioned by Horace Walpole; 1939, Gaskill Collection, bt W. S. Lewis; The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.

Exhibition History: "Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill," Yale Center for British Art, 15 October 2009 - 3 January 2010; Victoria and Albert Museum, 5 March 2010 - 4 July 2010, cat. no. 74.

Bibliography: W. S. Lewis, Rescuing Horace Walpole (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978), 117.
Clive Wainwright, The Romantic Interior. The British Collector at Home 1750-1850 (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1989), fig. 69.