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Creator:
Jan Vorsterman, ca. 1643–after 1685, Dutch
formerly unknown artist, seventeenth century
Title:
Greenwich, with London in the distance
Date:
ca. 1680
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 29 1/2 x 57 1/2 inches (74.9 x 146.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.112
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | children | cityscape | estates | hills | houses | landscape | mansions | men | park (grounds) | path | people | river | road | towers | trees
Associated Places:
Deptford Dockyard | Dogs, Isle of | England | Europe | Greater London | Greenwich | Greenwich Hospital | Greenwich Park | Queen's House | Royal Greenwich Observatory | Royal Naval College | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Crown Pictorial - Art and the British Monarchy (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-12-05 - 1991-02-17)

The Art of Time (Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, 1999-12-18 - 2000-03-19)

Spreading Canvas - Eighteenth - Century British Marine Painting (Yale Center for British Art, 2016-09-09 - 2016-12-04)

Publications:
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Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, p. 43, no. 157, N8219 K5 C76 1990 (YCBA)

Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy : Exhibition Labels, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, pp. 59-60, no. 157, N8219 K5 C761 1990 (YCBA)

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 136, cat. 1, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

David Jacques, Gardens of Court and Country : English Design , 1630-1730, New Haven : Yale Univeristy Press, 2017, p. 25, fig. 12, SB466 G7 +J334 2017 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 38, no. 3, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:334
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