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Creator:
Alexander Monro, 1802–1844
after Henry Edridge, 1769–1821, British
Title:

Boxhill from West Humble Lane

Additional Title(s):

Copy of Edridge's "Boxhill from West Humble Lane"

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 x 19 7/16 inches (33.6 x 49.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in red ink, upper left: "97a"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: " 'Boxhill from West humble Lane' | Copy by Alex.r Monro of a drawing by H. Edridge ARA | the original now (1928) in possesion of T. Girtin | This draw'g was given to me by the Rev'd A Hone. Rector of Ester (?) | the executor of Madame Le Geyt (died 1942), a note having | left by her wishing me to have 'a few drawings' | Mr Hone - also a descendant of Dr Monro."; center: "PM 5804

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1052
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bushes | clouds | cottages | farms | fences | grass | hills | landscape | Nature | path | road | trees
Associated Places:
Box Hill | England | North Downs | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11311
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