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Creator:
Alexander Runciman, 1736–1785, British
Title:
A Temple Perched on a Rocky Outcrop Seen Across a Lake
Date:
ca. 1767
Medium:
Watercolor, gray wash, blue wash and pen and black ink; verso: red chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches (14 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite upper left: "2"; in graphite center: "Powell/Laur Beige/Gold/11x16"; in graphite lower left: "A. Runciman: | A Temple..."

Signed in pen and black ink lower center: "AR"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.1.3
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | hills | lake | landscape | temple | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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The Art of Alexander and John Robert Cozens (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-09-17 - 1980-11-16)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19065
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