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Creator:
Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1740–1812, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title:

The Front at Brighton

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Study for a Sailing Dinghy

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray wash with pen and brown ink over graphite on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/4 × 7 5/8 inches (13.3 × 19.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right.: "Brighton"; inscribed in brown ink over graphite on verso, upper right: all leeboards are at the | head colord & sometimes | painted the whole"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.822
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | coast | man | shoreline
Associated Places:
Brighton | East Sussex | England | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11538
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