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Creator:
Frederick Christian Lewis the Elder, 1779–1856, British
after Andrew Wilson, 1780–1848, British, active in Italy
Title:

Tivoli

Date:
1800
Medium:
Aquatint, hand-colored on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/8 × 27 11/16 inches (58.7 × 70.3 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 26 9/16 inches (50.5 × 67.5 cm), and Image: 16 11/16 × 24 inches (42.4 × 61 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "18 1/2 x 24 1/2"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "M951"

Watermark: "J Whatman | 1810"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by Andrew Wilson"; lettered, lower center: "To Sir William Forbes, Bart. of Pitsligo, &c.&c.&c. THIS PRINT of TIVOLI, Is most respectfully inscribed by his much obliged and humble Servant, | ANDREW WILSON."; lettered, lower center: "NEC TIMIDE NEC TEMERE"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by F.C.Lewis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14563
Classification:
Prints
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:40367
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