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Creator:
John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:

Flowers in a Pitcher

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches (28.6 x 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite, lower left to right: "Anemone & Primrose / daffodil very delicate - The Py[m...ls] Wallflower [...] & dark | [... ] Edge of Pur | [...] Purl[...] Double Wall Flower 4 Py[...] Juh[...] / 2 in shade| [...] pink & primrose Buff Anemone Yell Primrose Purpl Primrose | Yell Primrose over the Edge of the Jug Dark leaves in C[...] Box"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.344
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botany | flowers (plants) | pitcher | science | still life | vase
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1985
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