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Creator:
Samuel Prout, 1783–1852, British
Title:

Kingsteignton, Devon

Additional Title(s):

A Cornish Cottage

Part Of:

Collective Title: Prout's Drawing Book of Cottages, Village Scenery, Ruins, Bridges, &c. from scenes near Exeter, Penryn Southampton, Tunbridge Wells, Glastenbury, &c.

Date:
ca. 1819
Medium:
Watercolor and brown ink over graphite on thick, rough, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to image): 7 5/8 x 10 3/16 inches (19.4 x 25.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in red ink, on back of mount, upper left: "388-m."; in graphite, on back of mount, upper left: "A Cornish Cottage"; on back of mount, center: "Prout, Samuel | A Cornish Cottage | or | Kingsteignton, Devon, 1819 ca."

signed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "S. Prout"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.919
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | chimney (architectural element) | clothesline | cottage | steps | stone | stream | thatched roof | thatching | trees | wood
Associated Places:
Devon | England | Europe | Kingsteignton | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11487
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