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

View on Lake Maggiore at Evening

Date:
1781
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and gray ink and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 x 8 1/4 inches (15.2 x 21 cm) and Contemporary drawn border: 12 3/8 x 15 3/4 inches (31.4 x 40 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower left: "No 20 | F. Towne delt. 1781"

Signed and dated in black ink, lower left: "No 20 | F. Towne delt. 1781"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Bequest of Iola S. Haverstick
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2003.9.2
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
evening | Grand Tour | hills | lake | landscape
Associated Places:
Maggiore, Lago
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51986
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