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Creator:
John Feary, ca. 1745–1788, British
Title:
One Tree Hill, Greenwich, with London in the Distance
Date:
1779
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 27 1/2 x 48 inches (69.9 x 121.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in yellow-green paint, lower right: "John Feary pinx April 5 1779"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.286
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
conversation piece | deer | family | hats | hill | landscape | men | people | tree | view | women
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | Greenwich | London | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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The Pursuit of Happiness - A View of Life in Georgian England (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-09-18)

The Conversation Piece - Arthur Devis & His Contemporaries (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-10-01 - 1980-11-30)

Presences of Nature - British Landscape 1780-1830 (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-10 - 1983-02)

Juxtapositions (Yale Center for British Art, 1997-11-19 - 1998-01-04)

Publications:
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Ellen G. D'Oench, The Conversation Piece: Arthur Devis & his contemporaries, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1980, pp. 28, 76, cat.no. 65, NJ18 D5151 D64 OVERSIZE

Louis Hawes, Presences of Nature : British Landscape, 1780-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1982, pp. 101, 193, no. VI.14, pl. 80, ND1354.4 H38 (YCBA)

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, pp 45, 47, 48, fig. 35, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 55, 115, no. 114, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

Exhibition Catalogue. 1779. 11th., , Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, no. 11, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1779, p. 9, no. 90, N5054 A53 v. 1:1, 1-13 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 137 (v.1), no. 260, pl. 82, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:781
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