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Creator:
Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:
Italian Hill Town
Date:
after 1838
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, blue wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 12 5/8 inches (23.5 x 32.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "Height of horizon"; in graphite, upper center: "this came at top"; in graphite, upper right: "vines"; in graphite, center left: "wall"; in graphite, center right: "elder"; in graphite, lower right: "water steep down hill | NE AR"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5934
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Grand Tour | hill | landscape | town
Associated Places:
Campagna | Campania | Europe | Italy | Salerno
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15070
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