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Creator:
Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:
Design for a Ceiling
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 9/16 x 12 1/2 inches (14.1 x 31.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.953
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angels | architectural subject | ceiling | clouds | design | festoons | mythology | people | preparatory drawings | putti | religious and mythological subject | wings
Associated People:
Mercury
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12736
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