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Creator:
James Sowerby, 1756–1822, British
Title:

Coal Fish

Additional Title(s):

Coal Fish

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor with touches of white gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 x 12 5/8in. (20.3 x 32.1cm) and Sheet: 8 × 12 3/4 inches (20.3 × 32.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite: "by J. Sowerby | WM 1797" and "19 inches by 3 1/2 | seale of 1/2" and "[...] | Coal Fish"

watermark, "MUNN 1797"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.483
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | Coalfish
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2124
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