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Creator:
William Hodges, 1744–1797, British
Title:
A View of the Ruins at Agra and the Taj Mahal
Date:
ca. 1783
Medium:
Gray wash and graphite on two pieces of laid paper, joined, laid down on 19th century wash mount
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 7/8 x 42 3/16in. (47.9 x 107.2cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

J. Whatman

In graphite, LL of mount: Agra; in graphite, LC of mount: 24 / Taj Mahal.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1807
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Publications:
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John McAleer, Picturing India People, Places, and the World of the East India Company, The British Library, London, p. 116, fig. 3.28, N8214.5.I5 M43 2017 (YCBA)

Isabel Combs Stuebe, Life and works of William Hodges, , Garland Publishing, Inc., New York, 1979, pp. xiv, 198, no. 176, fig. 130, NJ18 H646 S75 1979 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11058
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