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Creator:
Jacob More, 1740–1793, British
Title:

A View at Terracina

Date:
1778
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper in contemporary laid paper insert with pen and black ink, and gray wash boader
Dimensions:
Mount (contemporary to image): 16 x 21 1/2 inches (40.6 x 54.6 cm) and Image: 14 3/8 x 19 15/16 inches (36.5 x 50.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in gray ink, lower center: "A VIEW at TERRACINA"

Marked in dark blue ink, on back, center: Collector's Stamp "Paul Mellon Collection" (in a circle). Watermarks: Fleur-de-lis

Signed and dated in gray ink, lower right: "Jacob More Rome 1778"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5480
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | boats | child | clouds | fishermen | fishing | genre subject | Grand Tour | hats | hills | landscape | men | nets | ocean | rocks (landforms) | ruins | sand
Associated Places:
Europe | Italy | Latina | Lazio | Terracina
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11350
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