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Creator:
John Devoto, active 1708–1752, British
Title:

A Capriccio

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
4 × 4 5/8 inches (10.2 × 11.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lr: JD

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "J.D."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.261
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | capriccio | columns | fantasy | stairs | statues
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7751
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Kate Retford, The Conversation Piece Making Modern Art in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Yale University Press, New Haven, 2017, p. 87, fig. 69, ND1314.4 .R48 2017 (LC) Oversize (YCBA) [YCBA]


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