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Creator:
George Lambert, 1700–1765, British
Title:
Box Hill, Surrey, with Dorking in the distance
Date:
1733
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 35 11/16 x 53 9/16 inches (90.6 x 136 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black paint, lower left: "G[...]Lambert | 1733"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.9
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
carriage | cart | chasing | costume | drawing | fields | hills | horses (animals) | landscape | men | pasture | picnic area | sketching | sketching | trees
Associated Places:
Box Hill | Dorking | England | North Downs | Surrey | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Gentle, Rural and Sublime - English Landscape Paintings and Watercolors, 1750-1850 (Denver Art Museum, 1993-12-11 - 1994-02-06)

Canaletto to Constable: Paintings of Town and Country from the Yale Center for British Art (Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 1998-02-08 - 1998-04-26)

Canaletto to Constable: Paintings of Town and Country from the Yale Center for British Art (The Grand Rapids Art Museum, 1999-10-22 - 2000-01-02)

Canaletto to Constable: Paintings of Town and Country from the Yale Center for British Art (Ferrara Galleries of Modern & Contemporary Art, 2001-02-25 - 2001-05-20)

Publications:
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Elizabeth Einberg, The age of Hogarth, British painters born 1675-1709 , vol. 2, Tate Gallery, London, 1988, pp. 156-57, 159, fig. 43, ND466 T38 1988 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Penelope McElwee, The non-representation of the agricultural labourers in 18th and 19th century English paintings : an exploration into the artistic conventions followed by the aristocracy and landowning classes in representations of the agricultural labourers ..., Newcastle upon Tyne, 2016, pp. 31-32, fig. 2-2, NX650.L32 M34 2016 (YCBA)

Skira editore, Hogarth Reynolds Turner : British painting and the rise of modernity, Rome, 2014, pp.71-72, fig. 1, ND466 .H65 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Canaletto to Constable, paintings of town and country from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn., 1998, pp. 4, 31, pl. 3, ND1354.4 Y25 1998 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:485
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