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Creator:
Sir Charles D'Oyly, 1781–1845, British, active in India
Title:
View of Calcutta and its Environs: Town and Port of Calcutta
Date:
1812
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, white gouache, gray wash, and charcoal on moderately thick, slightly textured, gray/green, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 11 9/16 × 16 7/16 inches (29.4 × 41.8 cm) and Sheet: 10 5/16 × 15 1/16 inches (26.2 × 38.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower right: "Town and Port of Calcutta"; inscribed in graphite, on mount, upper right: "6."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.18.3
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18191
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