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Creator:
Rev. William Gilpin, 1724–1804, British
Title:
Mountainous Landscape with Two Figures overlooking a Lake
Date:
between 1780 and 1790
Medium:
Gray wash, pen and brown ink, graphite and yellow ground on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/8 x 10 13/16in. (18.7 x 27.5cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in pen and brown ink lower left: "Sale 6 June, 1804"; in graphite center left: "5"; in graphite center: "11"; in graphite lower left: "WG"; in graphite lower right: "Gilpin, Rev.William | Mountainous Landscape with | two figures overlooking | a lake | (MH 63/6/21/6)

Blind stamp: "WG" (Lugt 2622a)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5901
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figures (representations) | lake | landscape | mountains | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7629
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