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Creator:
Florence Claxton, active 1855–1889, British
Title:

L'Allegro

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, watercolor and graphite on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted to moderately thick, moderately textured, brown wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 × 4 7/8 inches (16.5 × 12.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown nk, on mount, upper left: " then to come in spite of sorrow, | And at my window bid good morrow,". continued lower right: "Thro' the sweet briar, and the vine, | And the twistid eglantine" L.C. L'Allegro"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1993.31.2
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
flowers | house | poetry | pond | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4201
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