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Creator:
Henry Swinburne, 1743–1803, British
Title:

Study of a Section Piece From The Lions Court at Alahambra

Part Of:

Collective Title: Collection of Sketches by Henry Swinburne

Date:
1775 to 1776
Medium:
Pen and gray ink, gray wash over graphite on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 5/16 × 16 1/4 inches (23.7 × 41.3 cm) and Sheet: 7 × 5 7/16 inches (17.8 × 13.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, center right: "One of the [...]cutcheons in the | Lions Court"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.3992
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:30089
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