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Creator:
Jean B. C. Chatelain, 1710–1771, French
Title:
The Grotto and the Temple of Contemplation, Stowe
Date:
1752
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, brown and gray wash, and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 x 12 3/4 inches (22.9 x 32.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1059
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basket | fisherman | fishing | fishing rod | gardens | grottoes | reflections | swans | temples | trees | water
Associated Places:
Buckinghamshire | England | Europe | Stowe | Stowe Landscape Gardens | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7978
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