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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:

Old House at Fonthill, Wiltshire

Date:
between 1800 and 1810
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 15/16 × 8 15/16 inches (22.7 × 22.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Old House. Fonthill. Wilts | copied from a painting at the Abbey"; in graphite, center left: "Height 5.4. Length 6.6."; in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Temple", "[...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.25
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | house | Palladian | trees | water
Associated Places:
England | Europe | United Kingdom | Wiltshire
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7969
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Country houses in Great Britain., Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1979, p. 83, no. 77, N6764 Y34 1979 (YCBA)


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