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Creator:
attributed to Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:
Margate
Date:
1767
Medium:
Black chalk on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 21 3/8 inches (35.6 x 54.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Margate 1767"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Margate 17", inscribed in green pigmnent, upper left: "360"

411- 1766 - EH - London print, w/m of Lubertus van Gerrevink. p. 306 of Watermarks in Paper, by W.A. Churchill.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4355
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | carriages | chimney | cityscape | figures | harbor | horses (animals) | men | sailboats | sails | wagons | wheels | women | wood
Associated Places:
England | Kent | Margate | Thanet, Isle of | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14179
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