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Creator:
John Farey Jr., 1791–1851, British
Title:

Machinery for the Manufacture of Paper

Date:
ca. 1810
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite, and gray wash on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 13/16 × 39 3/4 inches (45.2 × 101 cm) and Image: 15 1/8 × 32 1/16 inches (38.4 × 81.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Leger Didot Patent 2 June 1812"; in graphite, upper right: "see original sketch"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right: "73/5/9/2; lower right: "J Farey Jr."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.160
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | machinery | wheels
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10119
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