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Creator:
Francis Towne, 1740–1816, British
Title:

Modern Bridge at Narni

Date:
1795
Medium:
Watercolor and brown ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 inches (21 x 29.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "F. Towne | del. 1795"; lower center: "Modern Bridge at Narni"

Watermark:Fleur-de-lis (similar to Heawood 1851)

Signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: "F. Towne | del. 1795"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.936
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge (built work) | clouds | Grand Tour | houses | landscape | people | river | sky | trees
Associated Places:
Narni
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5069
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