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Creator:
unknown artist, (J. M.)
formerly attributed to John Martin, 1789–1854, British
Title:

The Beach at Culbone, Somerset

Date:
1826
Medium:
Watercolor with graphite and scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches (8.5 x 15.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on verso, upper center: "Beach at Culbone. N Devon (crossed out) Somersetshire"; on back, lower left: "John Martin 1826 | Beachc at Culbone Somersetshire"

Signed and dated in graphite, on back, center right: "JM, June 1806"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.636
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | channel (water body component) | cliffs | landscape | mountains | rocks (landforms) | seagulls | waves (natural events)
Associated Places:
Bristol Channel | Culbone | Exmoor National Park | Oare | Somerset | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10948
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