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Creator:
Walter Greaves, 1846–1930, British
Title:

The Old Black Lion, Chelsea

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray and brown wash with pen and gray and brown ink, over graphite on medium, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 x 8 3/16in. (26.7 x 20.8cm) and Sheet: 8 1/8 × 10 3/8 inches (20.6 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in wash, lower left: " "the Old Black Lion Chelsea" "; in graphite, brown wash, and black wash, center: "TEAGARDENS | BLACK LION | T MERCHANT"

Lettered inside image in pen and black ink, center: "Teagardens"; center right: "Black | Lion"; lower center: " [...] T Merchant"

Signed in pen and black ink, lower center: "W. Greaves"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1222
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chimneys | cityscape | lamppost | shop signs | shops | street | tea gardens
Associated Places:
Chelsea | England | Greater London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10385
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