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Creator:
William Bambridge, 1819–1879, British
and James Sinclair Earl of Caithness, 1821–1881, British
Title:

Cedars at Maturity in Belvidere Wood, age 104 years

Date:
1864
Medium:
Albumen print from wet collodion negative on thin, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 9 1/2 inches (29.5 × 24.1 cm) and Mount: 22 3/8 × 16 7/8 inches (56.8 × 42.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "M1011";

Lettered on mount below image: "CEDARS AT MATURITY IN BELVIDERE WOOD | Height 75 Feet. | Circumference 10 Feet. | Age 104 Years. | O arth thou sighing for Lebanon | In the long breeze that streams to thy delicious East | Sighing for Lebanon | Dark cedar, though thy boughs have been increased | Upon a pastoral slope as fair, | And looking to the South, and fed | With honey'd rains and delicate air? | Tennyson's 'Maud.' "

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2018.7.14
Classification:
Photographs
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botanical subject | landscape | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74673
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