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Creator:
Samuel Scott, 1701/2–1772, British
Title:

A Wood Yard on the Thames at Nine Elms

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, with thin, slightly textured, blue laid paper border, mounted on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 35 1/8 inches (34.9 x 89.2 cm) and Mount: 15 3/4 x 38 inches (40 x 96.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and brown ink upper right : "No.15"; inscribed in graphite lower center: " [ . . . ] "

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund, in honor of John Baskett
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2009.5.3
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | barrels | boats | cityscape | dock | houses | lumber | river | sailboats | swans | windmills | wood | yard
Associated Places:
England | London | Thames | United Kingdom | Wandsworth
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:61435
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Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 201, 203, cat. 63, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


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