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Filename: J970194.jpg

Size: 4406 x 3966 (22.5MB)

Date: 2nd September 2008

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Photo Library

Source: English Heritage Images

Job Title: Artist

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Cliffords Tower J970194

CLIFFORDs TOWER, York, North Yorkshire. Burning of the Wooden Tower in 1190. Reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team). clifford

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Media ID 1217537

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Fortification Graphic Illustration Medieval Motte Night


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EDITORS COMMENTS
This print showcases the iconic Clifford's Tower, a medieval fortification located in York, North Yorkshire. The image takes us back to a significant event in history - the burning of the wooden tower in 1190. Through this reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn from English Heritage Graphics Team, we are transported to that fateful night when flames engulfed the ancient structure. The composition is strikingly vivid and detailed, capturing every aspect of this historical landmark. The artist's meticulous attention to detail brings life to the scene; one can almost feel the heat radiating from the blazing fire as it consumes the wooden tower. The darkened sky adds an eerie atmosphere, emphasizing both destruction and resilience. Clifford's Tower stands tall on its motte, a testament to medieval engineering prowess. Its imposing silhouette against the night sky evokes a sense of awe and admiration for those who built such formidable fortifications centuries ago. This illustration serves as a reminder of our rich heritage and offers insight into medieval architecture and defensive strategies. Peter Dunn's artistic interpretation not only portrays historical accuracy but also sparks curiosity about this pivotal moment in time. It invites viewers to delve deeper into England's past and explore how events like these shaped our present-day society. This print is more than just an aesthetically pleasing graphic; it encapsulates centuries of history within its frame. It serves as a visual gateway for anyone seeking knowledge about medieval times or simply appreciating architectural marvels from long ago. Whether displayed in homes or educational institutions, this artwork will undoubtedly ignite conversations about our collective heritage and inspire further exploration into England's fascinating past.

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