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Creator:
Canaletto, 1697–1768, Venetian, active in Britain (1746–55)
Title:

View of Old Somerset House from the Thames

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, watercolor and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 1/4 x 28 7/8 inches (41.3 x 73.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6111
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | architecture | boats | chimneys | columns | garden | genre subject | pedestals | pond | river | trees | wall
Associated Places:
England | London | Somerset House | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15197
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Robin Simon, Royal Academy of Arts: History and Collections, New Haven, p. 26, fig. 15, N1100 A869 2018 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Simon Thurley, Somerset House, the palace of England's Queens 1551-1692 , no. 168, London Topographical Society, London, 2009, pp. 119-120, no. 26, DA687.S7 T58 2009 + (YCBA)


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