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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:

A Collection of Surveys of Scottish Estates of the Earl of Selkirk: Bishopton

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, watercolor, pen and black ink on slightly textured, moderately thick, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 33 1/8 × 22 5/8 inches (84.1 × 57.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "BISHOPTON"; in pen and black ink, upper left: "Newton"; in pen and black ink, upper right: "Bank | of | Bishopton'; in pen and black ink, lower left: "CARHOW'"; in pen and black ink, center: "NEWTON"; in pen and black ink, center: "Mr Buchanan"; in pen and black ink, center: "LONGLAND"; in pen and black ink, center: "CUMSTONEND"; in pen and black ink, center: "KIRKCHRIST"; in pen and black ink, right: "RIVER DEE"; in pen and black ink, center, plots numbered and some labels given; in pen and black ink, bar scale labeled: "Scale | of Scotch Chains", numbers "1" to "10"

Watermark: similar to Shorter 51 (EDMEADS & PINE/1802)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.71
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
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:10984
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