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

Grisons/ Looking to Glarnisch (Switzerland) Mountains

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Landscape Study

Date:
1817
Medium:
Pen in black ink, black wash, gray wash, graphite, and white gouache on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 13/16 × 16 3/8 inches (52.9 × 41.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "Grisons | Beginning of [...] | looking to Glarish | Deep Blueish purple aerial tint | Sun behind it. fine glow | on the hills. Catching light | through the trees."

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Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2947
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20297
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