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Creator:
Charles Gore, 1729–1807, British
Title:
Port d'Arona
Date:
1795
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, gray ink, gray wash and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 27 inches (33.7 × 68.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen, with black ink, lower right: "Port d'Arona. | 1795"; inscrid in pen, with gray ink, upper left: "Montagnes du Lac Maggiore; inscribed in pen, with gray ink, upper right: "Chateau d'Angierra[...] [...] Arona | 1/2 mile[...] larger [...] 1795".

Watermark: Fleur-de-lis (fragment similar to Heawood 1820); D & C Beauw

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.173
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | forts | islands | lake | marine art | port
Associated Places:
Arona | Europe | Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10270
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