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Creator:
Henry Dawson, 1811–1878, British
Title:

London from Greenwich Hill

Date:
1869 to 1870
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 72 x 107 1/2 inches (182.9 x 273.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in brown paint, lower right: " 18. H.D. monogram Dawson.69"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.216
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
air pollution | amputee | basket | bottles | buildings | children | chimneys | cityscape | clouds | columns | costume | deer | docks | domes | drinking glasses | flag | footpaths | genre subject | grasses | headgear | hills | industrialization | landscape | masts | men | parasols | railing | river | rooftops | sailboats | sky | smoke | smokestacks | stag | steamboats | stool | table | tablecloth | telescope | towers | trees | walking stick | water | windows | women
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Greenwich | Greenwich Hospital | Greenwich Park | Isle of Dogs | Queen's House | Royal Naval College | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:726
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 84-85, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Arthur Dawson, The life of Henry Dawson, landscape painter, 1811-1878, with plates from some of his works , Seeley, London, 1891, pp. 94,96,98,102, NJ18 D298 D38 + (YCBA)

Fine Arts, Royal Academy , Athenaeum, no. 2170, May 29, 1869, p. 739, Avaialble online : British Periodicals II Also available: .A88 At421 + (SML)

Fine Arts, The National Gallery , Athenaeum, no. 2158, March 6, 1869, pp. 347-48, Available online: British Periodicals II Also Available: A88 At421 + (SML)

International Exhibition, Art Journal, v. 33, August 1871, p. 202, J10 Ar74+ (LSF) Available online in British Periodical database.

H. C. Marillier, The Liverpool School of Painters, an account of the Liverpool Academy from 1810 to 1867 with memoirs of the principal artists , John Murray, London, 1904, p. 117, N332 L65 M3 (YCBA)

Obituary, Art Journal, v. 41, March 1879, p. 48, Available online : British Periodicals database.

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 1, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

The Naval Gallery, Greenwich Hospital, Athenaeum, no. 2230, July 23, 1870, p. 121, Available Online: British Periodicals II Also Available: A88 At421 + (SML)

Thos. Agnew and Sons Ltd., English life and landscape, an exhibition of English pictures, 1730-1870, 8th March-8th April 1971. , [London, 1971, no. 39, ND1314.4 A35 + (YCBA)

Christopher Wood, Dictionary of Victorian painters, with guide to auction prices, ... and index to artists' monograms. , Antique Collectors' Club, [Woodbridge], 1971, p. 36, ND35 W66 + (YCBA)


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