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Creator:
Godfrey Thomas Vigne, 1801–1863, British
Title:
Cerco de Paro, Lima
Date:
ca. 1855
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 × 19 1/4 inches (27.6 × 48.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, within image, lower left: "Lg. north(?) | Sept 3 55(?) | Lima [...]"; in brown ink, within image, lower center: "View of Circa de Para, Peru, [...] | from the [...]: La Lakeanger"; in graphite, within image, lower right: "Yauricocha | [...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.182
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | buildings | cityscape | corral | cross (object) | farmers | farming | fields | genre subject | hills | horses (animals) | houses | husbandry | labor | landscape | livestock | llamas | llamas | men | mine | mountains | paths | peasants | river | rural | training | walking | whip | working
Associated Places:
Lima | Lima, Departamento de | Perú | South America | Yauricocha
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12125
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