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Creator:
Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:
A Page from a Cornish Sketchbook: Cornwall 32
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, smooth, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/4 x 7 inches (10.8 x 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite, upper right: "Cornwall 32"; in artist's hand in black chalk, center left: "B | A | C"; in artist's hand in graphite, lower left: "A an immense | green precipice | most golden thing in picture"; in artist's hand in black chalk, lower center: "close"; in artist's hand in black chalk, lower right: "Falling from B to C | would roll over edge of cliff"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5825
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | beach | coast | landscape | pages | sea | sketchbook
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | Europe | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15180
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