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Creator:
Anthony Devis, 1729–1817, British
Title:

Waterfall and Tree Trunk

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and gray ink, gray wash and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 9/16 × 21 1/8 inches (37 × 53.7 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 12 5/16 × 17 3/8 inches (31.3 × 44.1 cm), and Image: 12 1/4 × 17 5/16 inches (31.1 × 44 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "A DEVIS 1729-1817"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "D1836"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "D1836"

Watermark: "J Whatman" (letters; similar to Heawood 3459); Verso: "Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5424
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7744
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