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Creator:
Alexander Nasmyth, 1758–1840, British
Title:

A View of Edinburgh from the West

Date:
1822 to 1826
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 24 1/4 x 36 1/4 inches (61.6 x 92.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.134
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boulders | buildings | castle | cathedral | city | cityscape | costume | dog (animal) | genre subject | hills | landscape | leisure | men | mountain | observatory | temple | tower (building division) | university | walking | women
Associated Places:
Calton Hill | Edinburgh | Scotland | St Giles' Cathedral | United Kingdom | University of Edinburgh
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:354
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J.C.B. Cooksey, Alexander Nasmyth, 1758-1840 : a man of the Scottish Renaissance, Paul Harris, Whittingehame House, pp. 33-34, 86-88, no. O28A, NJ18 N174 C66 1991+ (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 170-171, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Louis Hawes, Presences of Nature : British Landscape, 1780-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1982, p. 201, no. VI.29, pl. 173, ND1354.4 H38 (YCBA)


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