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Creator:
John Frederick Lewis, 1804–1876, British
Title:
St. Goarhausen on the Rhine between Koblenz and Mainz
Date:
1827
Medium:
Watercolor, white gouache, black chalk, and graphite, with scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 x 8 inches (17.1 x 20.3 cm) and Mount: 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches (21.6 x 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink lower right: "St. Goarhausen"

Signed on mount in graphite lower left: "J.F. Lewis RA From Colln. of Capt. E.G. Spencer Churchill. Sotheby Nov. 1919. MH Sept. (underlined) 1827."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4686
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | cliffs | geology | Grand Tour | landscape | mountains | river | rocks (landforms) | science | trees
Associated Places:
Germany | Koblenz | Mainz | Rhine | Sankt Goarshausen
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10763
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