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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:

Design for a Country House

Date:
ca. 1840
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to image): 12 3/8 x 18 3/4 inches (31.4 x 47.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "A. G. Vickers"; on back, center right: "1099 (encircled); on back, lower right: "Cab 11 | AD 601 | 33 (in box)"; on back of mount, lower left: "ENGLISH SCHOOL (19th CENT) | DESIGN FOR A COUNTRY HOUSE | PROPOSING A LARGE CLASSICAL ADDITION"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Accession Number:
B1975.2.623
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | balconies | balustrades | carriage | colonnade | columns | country house | design | driver | hedges | horses (animals) | man | mansion | pediments | plan (drawing) | steps | trees | urns | wall | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12067
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