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Creator:
John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:

A Country Girl in the Lake District

Additional Title(s):

A Cumbrian Girl

Date:
1806
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches (17.1 x 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper center: "John Constable R.A. | Country Girl | Lake District | 1806 | Cf V&A Cat. | Purchased from Churlin April 5 1962 | by A. M."; in graphite, verso, center: "95"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "63-3" in graphite, verso, lower right: "73"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.234
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure study | genre subject | girl
Associated Places:
Cumbria | England | Europe | Lake District | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8061
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Graham Reynolds, The early paintings and drawings of John Constable, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 1996, p. 108 (v.1), no. 6.259, pl. 633 [v.2], NJ18 C74 R484 1996 + (YCBA)


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