The Oak of Alloucille
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The Oak of Alloucille three miles from Yvetot there is a chapel in this tree 11ft. diameter 900 years old.
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- Materials & Techniques:
- Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, blue wove paper
- Sheet: 16 1/8 × 12 7/8 inches (41 × 32.7 cm), Binding: 16 1/8 inches (41 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper center: <...>; inscribed in graphite, lower center: <....>; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "The Oak of Alloucille. | 3 miles from Yvetot. | There is a chapel in the tree 11 ft. diameter 900 years old."
Signed in pen and black ink, lower right: "CHS"; not dated
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
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Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian, The Oak of Alloucille, undated
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