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Creator:
William Simpson, 1823–1899, British
Title:
Dust Storm Coming On, near Jeypore, Rajpootana
Date:
1863
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 20 inches (35.5 × 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower left: "Dust storm coming on | Nr Jeypore Rajpootana"

Signed and dated in brown ink, lower left:"Wm. Simpson 1863"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.265
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
agricultural equipment | carrying | chhatris | domes | dust-storm | funerary structures | genre subject | labor | landscape | men | monument | oxen | turbans | weather | working
Associated Places:
Asia | India | Jeypore | Orissa | Rajputana
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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From Merchants to Emperors - British Artists in India 1757-1930 (The Morgan Library & Museum, 1986-05-01 - 1986-07-31)

From Merchants to Emperors - British Artists in India 1757-1930 (Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1986-10-02 - 1987-01-04)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2007-07-11 - 2007-09-30)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-06-09 - 2008-08-17)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (The State Hermitage Museum, 2007-10-23 - 2008-01-13)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12230
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