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Creator:
John White Abbott, 1763–1851, British
Title:
A View of Core's Library, Dawlish, Devon
Date:
1837
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, laid on contemporary mount
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/4 x 8 inches (13.3 x 20.3 cm) and Mount: 8 1/4 x 10 7/8 inches (21 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "vi"; on mount, lower right: ""DLA338"; on back of mount, upper left: "43"; on back of mount, upper right: "DLA338"; in graphite, on back of mount, center left: "9278"; in brown ink, on back of mount, center: "Dawlish, Devon."; in graphite, on back of mount, center: "[...]awny; on back of mount, lower center: "John White Abbott"

signed and dated in brown ink, on back of mount, center: "Sept 15. 1837. | JWA"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.7
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | baskets | beach | boats | buildings | bushes | carrying | carts | cliffs | clouds | coast | columns (architectural elements) | figures | horses (animals) | labor | landscape | library (building) | men | mountains | sea | seashore | windows | women | working
Associated Places:
Dawlish | Devon | England | Europe | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1652
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