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Creator:
Richard Wilson RA, 1713/4–1782, British, active in Italy (1750–56)
Title:

Ponte delle Torri, Seen Through an Arch

Additional Title(s):

A Viaduct Seen Through an Arch

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 8 1/8 inches (27.3 x 20.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, verso, upper center: "From the collection of Captain Ford | sold at Christies June 17 1929"

Collector's mark, recto, lower right: "TEL" in circle; watermark, upper right, partial

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6061
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | architectural subject | bridge (built work) | landscape | viaduct
Associated Places:
Europe | Italy | Perugia | Ponte delle Torri | Spoleto | Umbria
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15147
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 56, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, Cat. No. 56, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)


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