Nonsuch Palace from the South by Joris Hoefnagel

This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.


Black chalk, pen and brown ink, watercolour, heightened with white and gold, on paper
21.6 x 32.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250,000 ( Total: £1,000,000; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
The Yale Center for British Art


Likely to be commissioned by the owner of Nonsuch Palace in 1568, Henry Fitzalan, 12th Earl of Arundel (1512-1580). Whereabouts undocumented until the 19th Century where owned by Alfred Morrison (1821-1897 of Fronthill House, Wiltshire; thereafter by des

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