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Creator:
Robert Morrison, active ca. 1791
Title:
Design for Court of Edinburgh University
Date:
1779
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen in black ink, gray ink, and brown ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, light blue, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 x 22 3/4 inches (43.2 x 57.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand, with pen in brown ink, lower left: "Edin[?] 1779"; inscribed in artist's hand, in pen with brown ink, lower right: "Robt Morrison Architect"; Verso: inscribed in artist's hand, in pen with broan ink, uppper center: "No. 2 | Design for the inside Court of the College | showing three sides of the square"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "R. L Morrison, Architect"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.751
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | courtyards | design | figures | people
Associated Places:
Edinburgh
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12177
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