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Creator:
Dominic Serres RA, 1722–1793, French, active in Britain (from the 1750s)
Title:

Saint Vincents, near West Malling, Kent

Former Title(s):

Saint Vincent, Kent, the Seat of Capt. William Locker

Date:
ca. 1779
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 12 1/2 x 18 inches (31.8 x 45.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black paint, lower left: "D. Serres 177[...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.566
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
burial | cattle | children | country house | dwelling | family | fence | field | garden | gravel | hedges | hills | kitchen garden | landscape | lawn | men | pastures | pediment | trees | view | woman
Associated Places:
Addington | England | Kent | United Kingdom | West Malling
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1047
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Country houses in Great Britain., Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1979, pp. 47-48, 113, no. 25, pl. 25, N6764 Y34 1979 (YCBA)

John Harris, The artist and the country house, a history of country house and garden view painting in Britain, 1540-1870 , Sotheby Parke Bernet, London Totowa, N.J., 1979, pp. 252, 281, no. 305, fig. 305, N6764 H36 + (YCBA)

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 248-249, cat. 110, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


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