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Creator:
William Hodges, 1744–1797, British
Title:

A View of the Fort of Allahabad

Date:
ca. 1783
Medium:
Gray wash and graphite on laid paper, laid down on 19th Century wash mount
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/8 x 25 1/2in. (48.6 x 64.8cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, LC of mount: 8 Fort of Allahabad / Junction of the Rivers Ganges and [?] Jumna in Vol. I printed no. 20; verso of mount, in pen and brown ink, LR: The Fort of Allahabad on the [? flux] of the Ganges and Jumna.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1729
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10427
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Isabel Combs Stuebe, Life and works of William Hodges, , Garland Publishing, Inc., New York, 1979, pp. xiv, 203-04, no. 193, fig. 137, NJ18 H646 S75 1979 (YCBA)


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