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Creator:
Print made by Charles Cameron, 1742–1812, British
after Giulio Romano, 1499–1546, Italian
Title:

Two Studies of a Shell-Shaped Vessel Supported by Three Dolphins and Two Studies of a Hand Holding a Vase

Additional Title(s):

Two Studies of a Shell Shaped Vessel Supported by Three Dophins and Two Studies of a Hand Holding a Vase

Date:
1773
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 10 13/16 x 7 5/16 inches (27.5 x 18.6 cm) and Image (four images, span of all images measured): 10 3/8 x 5 9/16 inches (26.3 x 14.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower right: "o | 6 [written in reverse] | 6"

Lettered in brown ink, center left: "G. Romano. invt"; center right: "Carolus Cameron Arc Fec."; lower center: "Published according to act Octber. 1773"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11200
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artifacts | dolphins | hands | sculpture | shells (animal material) | still life | swans | urns | vases
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30671
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