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Creator:
Rev. William Gilpin, 1724–1804, British
Title:

Two Figures on a Road by a Lake

Date:
between 1745 and 1748
Medium:
Gray wash with pen and brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper, prepared with orange wash
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 11/16 x 7 3/8 inches (11.9 x 18.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "25. | Wm. GILPIN"

artist's stamp of William Gilpin, lower right: "WG"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2036
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | figures | lake | landscape | mountains | road | travel | trees | walking
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7657
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