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Creator:
James Wyatt, 1746–1813, British
Title:

Design for a Ceiling

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink, and watercolor; (verso) pen and brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 7/8 x 13 3/4 inches (50.5 x 34.9 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 19 3/4 x 13 3/8 inches (50.2 x 34 cm), and Image: 14 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches (36.8 x 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and in black ink, lower center, scale bar given; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center left: "M[r] Ball[?er]"

stamped, verso, top right, 4829

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.379
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | ceiling | decoration, interior | designs | festoons | mythology | Neoclassical | roundels
Associated People:
Cupid
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11980
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