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Creator:
Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:

Glasgow Cathedral

Former Title(s):

Lincoln Cathedral

Date:
between 1794 and 1795
Medium:
Watercolor, pen in brown and black ink and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 5/8 x 6 9/16 inches (21.9 x 16.7 cm) and Mount: 11 3/4 × 9 3/4 inches (29.8 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso: "Glasgow [now obscured by mount]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1215
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | cathedral | clouds | grass | landscape | men | people | river | stream | stream | trees | women
Associated Places:
Europe | Glasgow | Glasgow | Glasgow Cathedral | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5963
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