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Creator:
William Payne, active 1850s, British
Title:

Private View of the Royal Academy

Date:
1858
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 3/4 × 4 1/8 inches (9.5 × 10.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in pen and black ink, lower center: "Royal 1858 Academy. | when you visit this Institution if you are desirous | of avoiding the crowd get there before breakfast, some | where about this time. 9 A.M. | London Guide"

Signed in pen and black ink, lower right: "Wil[...] Payne"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.155
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
art | coats | dresses | exhibitions | frames (furnishings) | gallery | genre subject | gowns | hats, top | paintings | people
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | Greater London | London | Royal Academy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1798
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Mark Hallett, The Great Spectacle: 250 years of the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, [London], p. 17, cat. 1, N5054 .H35 2018 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)


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