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Creator:
William Byrne, 1743–1805, British
after Richard Wilson RA, 1714–1782, British, active in Italy (1750–56)
Title:

Untitled

Date:
1765
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/8 x 19 3/8 inches (38.4 x 49.2 cm) and Plate: 13 1/4 x 16 5/8 inches (33.7 x 42.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, verso, in graphite, lower right: "IR 784/429"; in graphite, lower left: "<IR-784/427> | <. . .>"

Lettered lower left: "Richd. Wilson pinxt."; lower left: "No.3."; lower center: "Engraved from the Original Picture Painted by Mr. Richard Wilson. | Publifh'd according to Act of Parliament by J.Boydell, Engraver in Cheapfide, London. Augt.1.1765."; lower left: "Willm.Byrne Sculpt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale University Art Gallery Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1984.21.429
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baskets | dogs (animals) | hills | roads | ruins | temples | travellers | trees | valleys | walls
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20829
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Martin Postle, Richard Wilson and the transformation of European landscape painting, Yale University Press, New Haven, 2014, pp. 100-01, 269, Cat. No. 85, fig. 87, NJ18.W72 R53 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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