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Creator:
Francis Swain Ward, ca. 1734–1794, British
Title:

Mausoleum with Stone Elephants

Date:
1788
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 20 x 30 1/4 inches (50.8 x 76.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower left: "F WARD 1788"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.654
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
arches | brick | cityscape | clouds | columns (architectural elements) | cupolas | doorway | elephants (animals) | mausoleum | monument | Orientalism | screen (furniture) | sky | stairs | statues | stone | trees
Associated Places:
Delhi | India | New Delhi
Access:
On view in the galleries
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1117
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 232-233, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Morna O'Neill, Company Culture:, British Artists and the East India Company 1770-1830: October 16, 2003-January 11, 2004 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2003, no. 4, V 1199 (YCBA)

Stuart Cary Welch, The British view of India, selected English paintings from the Paul Mellon collection , American Federation of Arts, New York, 1978, N8214.5 I5 B75 1978 (YCBA)


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