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Creator:
Hugh William "Grecian" Williams, 1773–1829, British
Title:

Taormina, Sicily

Additional Title(s):

Tuorminium, Sicily

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite with white gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 22 7/8 inches (30.2 × 58.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, throughout image: various illegible inscriptions; lower center: "Tuorminium - Sicily"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Signed in graphite, lower right: "G H W Williams"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5784
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | boat | coast | figures | Grand Tour | hills | hills | landscape | mountains | sea | ship | shore (landform) | town | walking
Associated Places:
Ionian Sea | Italy | Messina | Sicily | Taormina
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15064
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