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Creator:
unknown artist, nineteenth century
Title:
Aldborough, September 4th, 1812
Date:
1812
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and brown ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/4 × 14 7/8 inches (15.9 × 37.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "Looking towards the Sun the water is quite bright & sparkling to a great extent [...] the sky is perfectly clear the horizon is brighter | from the reflection of the Sun-- | < ... > <the water's edge>"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5660
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:15021
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