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Creator:
Edward Dayes, 1763–1804, British
Title:
Brechin Cathedral and round tower, Forfarshire, Scotland
Date:
1797
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and brown ink over graphite on medium, slighlty textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/4 × 6 inches (10.8 × 15.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand, in pen and brown ink, ll: E Dayes [barely visible]; in pen and black ink, ll: 1797; in pen and black ink, lc: E. Dayes; on verso, in pen and brown ink, c: Brechtin Cathl. frm. A Sketch/ by J. Moore; on verso, in graphite: Forfarshire.

J Whatman (letters)

Signed in pen and black ink, lower left:"E Dayes [barely visible]; in pen and black ink, ll: 1797"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.821
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | cathedral | exterior | tower (building division)
Associated Places:
Europe | Forfarshire | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7692
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