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Creator:
Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title:

Iron Forge on the River Kent, Westmorland

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured , cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 11 1/8 inches (27.3 x 28.3 cm) and Mount: 11 3/8 x 11 3/4 inches (28.9 x 29.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, verso, upper center: "From Forge on the River Kent. | 5 1/2 miles to the South fo Kendale"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "D3476 Paul Sandby RA 1725-1809 | 'Iron forge on the River Kent 5 miles | south of Kendale' Inscbribed accordingly on | recto & [...] by the artist | Coll: William Sandby; GJA Peake; Hubert Peake | (all Descendents of Thomas & Paul Sandby) | LGD"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5346
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | children | family | forge | iron | landscape | river | smithies | smoke
Associated Places:
Cumbria | England | Europe | Kent | United Kingdom | Westmorland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14797
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