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Creator:
William Marlow, 1740–1813, British
Title:

A Street in Florence with the Duomo and Campanile in the Background

Date:
ca. 1765
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 18 1/4 x 22 1/2 inches (46.3 x 57.2 cm), Sheet: 14 3/16 x 18 7/16 inches (36.1 x 46.9 cm), and Image: 14 3/16 x 18 7/16 inches (36.1 x 46.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center on mount: arrow pointing upwards

Marked in dark blue ink, lower right on back: "PAUL MELLON | COLLECTION" (written within a circle) stamped

not lettered

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5778
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basilica | campanile | cart | cathedral | child | city | cityscape | cobblestones | dome | genre subject | Grand Tour | light | masonry | roofs | shadows | skyline | soldier | street | towers | wagon | walls | woman
Associated Places:
Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore | Europe | Florence | Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11217
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