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Creator:
Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1740–1812, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title:

The Rainbow

Former Title(s):

Travellers Outside the Bull Inn, with a Rainbow in the Sky

Paysage avec un orage, dit aussi The Rainbow

Date:
1784
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 40 x 50 inches (101.6 x 127 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower right: "P[h] De Loutheh | Bourg 1784"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.223
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boys | bulls (animals) | carriage | children | clouds | coach (carriage) | cows | dogs (animals) | drinking | food | horses (animals) | inn | men | meteorology | pigs | puddle | puddles | rainbow | science | sign | tavern | water | women
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:733
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Canaletto to Constable, paintings of town and country from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn., 1998, pp. 13-14, 83, pl. 29, ND1354.4 Y25 1998 (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 150, 151, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, pp. 126-127, no. 123, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 42, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Olivier Lefeuvre, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg : 1740-1812, , Arthena, Paris, 2012, pp. 154, 238, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 246, 304, cat. no. 138, NJ18.L928 A12 L44 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Musee des Beaux Arts de Strasbourg, Loutherbourg ( Strasbourg, 1740 - Londres, 1812 ):, tourments et chime`res : livret de l'exposition , Musees de la vie de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, 2012, pp. 8, 12, fig. 16, V 1392 (YCBA)


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