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

Wooded Landscape Overlooking an Estuary

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/4 × 19 3/8 inches (14.6 × 49.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "a. c. c."; on back, lower right: "From a portfolio of drawings by members of the Bunard family and others. Some of the Bunards were clearly pupils of W. S. Gilpin. | J. G. W."

collector's stamp of the Paul Mellon Collection, in blue ink, on back, center

signed in brown ink, on back, upper left: "W_S. Gilpin"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5762
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | estuary | grass | landscape | ships | trees | woods
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7665
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