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Creator:
Sir Richard Colt Hoare, 1758–1838, British
Title:
A Convent at Grotto Ferrata, near Rome, the supposed site of Tusculum
Date:
1786 to 1819
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink, and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/16 x 16 15/16 inches (28.7 x 43 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink below image, lower left: "No 4."; lower center: "A Convent at Grotto Ferrata, near Rome, the supposed site of Tusculum. | RCH. 1786 : 1819."

Signed and dated in brown ink below image, lower center: "RCH. 1786 : 1819."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.2753
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
convent | genre subject | Grand Tour | landscape
Associated Places:
Rome | Tusculum
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28372
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