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Creator:
Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1740–1812, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title:

The Great Fire of London [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Former Title(s):

Le Grand Incendie de Londres (petite version)

Date:
ca. 1797
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 23 5/8 x 32 inches (60 x 81.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.110
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
arch | boats | bridge (built work) | cathedral | children | church | clouds | costume | cradle | fear | fire | flames | gesture | historical subject | moon | night | people | river | rowboats | smoke
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | London | St. Paul's Cathedral | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:332
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp, 152, 153, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 42, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Olivier Lefeuvre, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg : 1740-1812, , Arthena, Paris, 2012, pp. 167, 297, cat. no. 243, NJ18.L928 A12 L44 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Musee des Beaux Arts de Strasbourg, Loutherbourg ( Strasbourg, 1740 - Londres, 1812 ):, tourments et chime`res : livret de l'exposition , Musees de la vie de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, 2012, p. 9, fig. 21, V 1392 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 186, no. 375, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)


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