Nonsuch Palace from the South by Joris Hoefnagel

Details

Medium:
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, watercolour, heightened with white and gold, on paper
Dimensions:
21.6 x 32.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250,000 ( Total: £1,000,000; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
2016
Vendor:
The Yale Center for British Art

Provenance

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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