<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Monro School
Thomas Girtin, and, 1775–1802, British
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Buildings Overlooking Water, near Naples

Former Title(s):

Buildings Overlooking Water, near Naples (?)

Date:
ca. 1796
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gray wash and blue wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 14 3/4 inches (26.4 x 37.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "38/64 Back of [ . . . ] Villa | [ . . . ] at Rome"; in graphite upper center: "[ . . . ] (encircled) | 2 KB"; in graphite, verso, center: "Turner"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1422
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | buildings | country (rural landscape) | Grand Tour | landscape | trees | villas | water
Associated Places:
Campania | Europe | Italy | Naples | Napoli
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5518
Export:
XML
IIIF Manifest:
JSON