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Creator:
William Green, 1760–1823, British
Title:

View of Lakes Buttermere and Crummock Water

Date:
1803
Medium:
Watercolor and gum over graphite on medium, smooth wove paper mounted on card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 5/8 x 19 7/8 inches (37.1 x 50.5 cm) and Mount: 15 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches (39.4 x 54 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in artist's hand in pen and brown ink center: "March 1803 Wm Green"; inscribed on back in artist's hand in pen and brown ink lower right: " No 12 | Two lakes Buttermere and | Cr[ummock] Water"

Signed on back in pen and brown ink center: "March 1803 Wm Green"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.690
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | figures | lakes | landscape | mountains
Associated Places:
Buttermere | Cumbria | England
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10402
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