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Creator:
Richard Westall, 1765–1836, British
Title:
Spring - "From the Plains from the Woodlands and Groves, What Strains of Wild Melody Flow!"
Date:
1789
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches (21.6 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center right: "In | 13 1/4 | x In | 11/4 Full"

Lettered below image in pen and gray ink, center: "SPRING. | From the Plains, from the Woodlands, and Groves | What strains of wild Melody flow"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower left: "R. Westall. 1789"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Lowell Libson in Honor of Kasha Jenkinson
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2012.19
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:66385
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