Exeter Cathedral

Description
‘Exeter Cathedral’ by William Spreat (1816-1897), about 1840. This sepia wash on paper drawing depicts a highly detailed study of Exeter Cathedral from the green. Various figures are seen strolling and boy playing with a stick and dog in the foreground.
Accession Loan No.
112/1998/1
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
sepia wash on paper
Common Name
Exeter Cathedral
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
Exeter Cathedral
Dimensions
total sheet height 219 mm; total sheet length 266 mm; mount height 335 mm; mount length 412 mm
Production Person Surname
Spreat
Production Person Initials
William
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Date
c 1840
Production Year Low
1839
Production Year High
1841
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Topography Town
Exeter
Topography Building Keyword
cathedral
Inscription / Transcription
W PSpreat delt Exeter; Exeter Cathedral about 1840

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