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Creator:
John James Chalon, 1778–1854, French, active in Britain
Title:

Music: Composition in a Garden

Date:
ca. 1832
Medium:
Brown and gray wash, graphite on textured, moderately thick, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/4 × 17 5/8 inches (32.4 × 44.8 cm) and Mount: 16 11/16 × 20 11/16 inches (42.4 × 52.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount, bottom center: "MUSIC | Sketched at a Meeting of a Society for the Practice of Design"

Signed on mount, lower left: "John J. Chalon"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1899
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13062
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