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Creator Alexander Nasmyth, 1758–1840, British
Title A View of Edinburgh from the West
Date 1822 to 1826
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 24 1/4 x 36 1/4 inches (61.6 x 92.1 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1976.7.134
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1667831
Subject Terms boulders | buildings | castle | cathedral | city | cityscape | costume | dog (animal) | genre subject | hills | landscape | leisure | men | mountain | observatory | temple | tower (building division) | university | walking | women
Place Represented Calton Hill | Edinburgh | Scotland | St Giles' Cathedral | United Kingdom | University of Edinburgh
Publications

Louis Hawes, Presences of nature, British landscape, 1780-1830, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1982, p. 201, no. VI.29, pl. 173, ND1354.4 H38 (YCBA)

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