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Creator Francis Towne, 1740–1816, British
Title The Grange at the Head of Keswick Lake
Date 1786
Medium Watercolor and graphite with pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 3 3/4 x 6 1/8 inches (9.5 x 15.6 cm) Contemporary drawn border: 7 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches (18.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Inscribed in black ink, lower right: "F. Towne | 1786"; in brown ink, verso, lower left: "No 29 The Grange at the Head | of Keswick Lake", Signed and dated in black ink, lower right: "F. Towne | 1786"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.962
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669308
Subject Terms lake | landscape | mountains | people | river | village
Place Represented Cumbria | England | Europe | Keswick | United Kingdom
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