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Creator:
Isaac Weld, 1774–1856, Irish
Title:

Mountainous Landscape with Inscription to Salomon Gessner (Switzerland)

Date:
ca. 1816
Medium:
Pen in black ink, gray ink, gray wash, black wash, graphite, and white grouache on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/16 × 17 inches (26.5 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, center right: "SALOON. GES | NERN. | WOLTE. DIE. NATUR | EIN. DENKAL. | STIFTEN. UND. SIE. | LIES. HIER. SEINEN | NAMEN VEREWIGEN | DURCH | 1788 Z.U.B"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2946
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape
Associated Places:
Switzerland
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20296
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