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Creator:
William Simpson, 1823–1899, British
Title:
Mine in the Bastion du Mat, Sebastopol, Crimea
Date:
1856
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on medium, cream, slightly textured wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 15 15/16 inches (26.4 x 40.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and brown ink lower right: "Wm Simpson | 1856"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink lower right: "Wm Simpson 1856"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1849
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
genre subject | mine | soldiers | tools
Associated Places:
Crimean Peninsula | Sebastopol | Ukraine
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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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:13023
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