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Creator:
Thomas Daniell, 1749–1840, British, active in India
William Daniell, 1769–1837, British
Title:
Fowl Island, Bay of Bengal, Coast of Arakan
Date:
1786 (?)
Medium:
Graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper; mounted on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 18 1/2 inches (27 × 47 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 11 5/16 × 19 3/16 inches (28.7 × 48.7 cm), and Mount: 12 3/4 × 20 5/16 inches (32.4 × 51.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Fo[u?]l [...] B. Bengal | Coa[st?] Arra[r?]an"

Watermark: "J Whatman"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2000.6.14
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay | landscape | marine art | pines | rocks (landforms) | trees
Associated Places:
Asia | Bengal, Bay of
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47973
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