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Creator:
David Roberts, 1796–1864, British
Title:

Saint Lo

Date:
ca. 1825
Medium:
Watercolor with some gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 13 1/2in. (25.4 x 34.3cm) and Sheet: 10 × 13 3/4 inches (25.4 × 34.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "St. Lo August 30th"; in graphite, various inscriptions on buildings: "Rosseau Libraire | Le Fevre | Horloger Bisoutier | Depot du Comptoir Central de la Libraire | Pharmacie Duperron | Fabricant de Parapuluies"

Signed in brown ink, lower right: "David Roberts .R.A"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5946
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6066
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 48, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

An exhibition of English drawings and water colors from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, February 18-April 1, 1962, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1962, p. 41, cat. no. 53, NC228 U6 (YCBA) Copy 2 is on Mellon Shelf

John Gage, Zwei Jahrhunderte englische Malerei, britische Kunst und Europa 1680 bis 1880 : [Ausstellung] Haus der Kunst Mèunchen, 21. November 1979 bis 27. Januar 1980: [Katalog] , Ausstellungsleitung Haus der Kunst Mèunchen, Mèunchen, 1979, pp. 326, 328, no. 188, fig. 188, ND466 Z85 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, intro. p. 16, p. 104, no. 185, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, cat. no. 48, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)


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