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Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Clare Hall and King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, from the Banks of the River Cam

Additional Title(s):

Clare Hall and the West end of King's College Chapel, Cambridge, from the banks of the River Cam

Clare Hall and the West End of King's College Chapel, Cambridge, from the Banks of the River Cam

Date:
1793
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 x 10 7/8 inches (20 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "81"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1292
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | banks | bridge (built work) | chapels | colleges | rivers | steeples | trees
Associated Places:
Cam | Cambridge | Clare College | England | Europe | United Kingdom | University of Cambridge
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46395
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After studying English literature and history at Yale, Paul Mellon pursued a further degree at Clare College, Cambridge. There he rode to hounds, went racing at Newmarket, and lived the life of what he enjoyed calling a "galloping Anglophile."

Gallery label for The Paul Mellon Bequest : Treasures of a Lifetime (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-02-17 - 2001-04-29)

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