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Creator:
William Callow, 1812–1908, British, active in France
Title:

Notre Dame, Paris

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Small pen and ink sketch

Notre-Dame from the Quai de la Tournelle

Date:
1835
Medium:
Watercolor on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 9 7/8 inches (16.8 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "[...] Notre Dame a Paris"; inscribed on verso in red pencil, upper left: "10"; in pen and brown ink, upper center: "archbishops palace in ruins"; in graphite, center: "Notre Dame and River | The Property of | Mr. William Callow | The Firs | Great Missenden | Bucks."; lower left: "Notre Dame Paris"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1109
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barge | barrels (containers) | bridge (built work) | buildings | cathedral | cityscape | clouds | figures | flying buttresses | pulley | river | riverbank
Associated Places:
Europe | France | Notre-Dame | Paris | Seine
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12433
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Stephen Duffy, The discovery of Paris, watercolours by early nineteenth-century British artists , The Wallace Collection, London, London, 2013, p. 125, ND1928 D84 2013 (YCBA)


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