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Creator:
Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:

The Three Marys

Additional Title(s):

Verso: figure study

Date:
1783
Medium:
Watercolor with pen in brown ink.; verso: graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 3/16 x 8 1/4 inches (41.1 x 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "B.West | 1783-"

Signed in brown ink botton right: "B.West | 1783-"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5743
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
religious and mythological subject | robes | rocks (landforms) | vegetation | veil | women
Associated People:
The Virgin Mary
Mary Magdalene
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15044
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