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Creator:
attributed to Angelica Kauffmann RA, 1741–1807, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–81)
Title:

Scene in a Roman Prison

Date:
undated
Medium:
Brown wash with pen and black ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on two joined sheets of medium, moderately textured, blue laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 x 16 13/16in. (29.2 x 42.7cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite on verso of blue laid paper, lower right: "Angelica Kauffmann"

Watermarks: shields [?]

Signed in graphite on verso of blue laid paper, lower right: "Angelica Kauffmann"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4329
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
correctional institution | genre subject | Grand Tour | prison
Associated Places:
Rome
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10808
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