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Creator:
John Linnell, 1792–1882, British
after Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:

Old Olive Tree

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 x 5 inches (15.2 x 12.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center left: "Olive stem"; inscribed in pen with brown ink, lower left: "Old Olive Tree" Inscribed in pen with brown ink, lower center: "J L copy" inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Olive | Italy | from [Palmers?] | Drawing"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "VB705 B"

Watermark: J Whatman

Signed in brown ink: "J L [?Copy]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.992
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
branches | landscape | old | tree | woods
Associated Places:
Europe | Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46503
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