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James Collinson, 1825–1881, British
Mother and Child by a Stile, with Culver Cliff, Isle of Wight, in the Distance
1849 to 1850
Oil on panel
Support (PTG): 20 3/4 x 16 5/8 inches (52.7 x 42.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
beach | bonnet | child | cliff | daughter | floral pattern | flowers (plants) | genre subject | girl | mother | shawl | shawls | shore (structural element) | stile (stair) | tree | woman
Associated Places:
England | Isle of Wight | United Kingdom
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Painting in England 1700-1850 - From The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (Yale University Art Gallery, 1965-04-15 - 1965-06-20)

Imaginative Geographies (Yale Center for British Art, 2006-02-01 - 2006-08-18)

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Helen D Newman, James Collinson (aka "The Dormouse"), Reuben Books, Foulsham, p. 100, NJ18.C69854 N49 2016 (YCBA)

Susan Owens, Christina Rossetti: Poetry in Art, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, p. 56, cat. 2.12, PR5238 .C475 2018 (LC) (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 37 (v.1), no. 127, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Allen Staley, The Pre-Raphaelite Landscape, Clarendon Press, New Haven, 2001, pp. 103, 104, pl. 74, ND1354.5 S82 2001 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 48, N590.2 A82 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, pp. 5-6 (v.1), no. 21, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of fine English and eighteenth and nineteenth century drawings and paintings : 15 July 1964, Sotheby's, London, July 15, 1964, p. 27, Lot 79, Auction Catalogues (YCBA)

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