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

Wychwood Forest

Additional Title(s):

A Wood with Horses

Date:
1806
Medium:
Black and gray wash and gouache over pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper mounted on thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 20 × 25 inches (50.8 × 63.5 cm) and Sheet: 18 5/8 × 23 3/8 inches (47.3 × 59.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower left: "Sketch"; in graphite, on mount, lower right: "Blue overmount. frame cale(?) glaze"; on back of mount, lower left: "205 (encircled)"

Signed and dated in black ink, lower left: "Williams 1806"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6318
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | forest | horses (animals) | landscape | stream | trees | woods
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Oxfordshire | United Kingdom | Wychwood
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15337
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