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Creator:
William Frederick Wells, 1762–1836, British
Title:

A Distant View of the City of London from St. John's Wood

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Slight Cloud

Date:
ca. 1805
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 15 1/2 inches (28.9 × 39.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4351
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14175
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Mireille- Galinou, Cottages and villas, the birth of the garden suburb , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2010, pp. 66-67, DA685 S144 G35 2010 + (YCBA)

The Fields of Cows by Willan's Farm, Thomas Willan of Marylebone (1755-1828) , Westminster History Review, vol. 4, 2001, p. 2, fig. 2, Not Available at Yale

Scott Wilcox, British watercolors, drawings of the 18th and 19th centuries from the Yale Center for British Art , Hudson Hill Press, New York, 1985, no. 29, pl. 29, ND1928 W533 1985 (YCBA)


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