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Creator:
attributed to Samuel Jackson, 1794–1869, British
formerly attributed to Francis Danby, 1793–1861, Irish
Title:
The Moonlit Lake
Date:
undated
Medium:
Brown wash and graphite, with scraping out on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/2 x 13 3/8 inches (24.1 x 34 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "1916 (encircled)"; in conte crayon, on back, upper right: "Francis Danby"; in graphite, on back, upper right: "Purchased by Sven(?), on my [...] | at the Yda(?) Richardson Sale, Manor House | [...]"; lower center: "Composition | [...] Bra[...] collection | of monochrome watercolor"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2576
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | cave | genre subject | lake | landscape | moon | moonlight | night | temple | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Samuel Jackson (Thos. Agnew & Sons, 1986-06 - 1986-07-08)

Samuel Jackson (Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, 1986-04-12 - 1986-05-26)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20074
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