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Creator:
Godfrey Thomas Vigne, 1801–1863, British
Title:

Basilica of the Virgin of Copacabana, Bolivia

Former Title(s):

Copacabanca Convent

Date:
1855
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 17 inches (27.3 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in gray watercolor, lower left: "Copacabanca Convent. | Lake Titicaca SA "; in graphite, lower left: "Lg.W."; in pen and brown ink, lower center, "Copacabana Convent - Recoleta | Lake of Titicaca"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.187
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | convent | landscape | mountains | watercolor
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12130
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