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Creator:
John Warwick Smith, 1749–1831, British
Title:

Approach to Belle Grange Park

Date:
1789
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 x 20 1/4 inches (34.3 x 51.4 cm) and Contemporary drawn border: 18 1/8 x 24 3/4 inches (46 x 62.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "J Smith | 1789"; in graphite, upper center: "Approach to Belle Grange Farm No. 22"; in graphite, lower right: "27420 | 25"

Signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: "J Smith | 1789"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.268
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | boats | flag | landscape | men | mountains
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8178
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Theresa Fairbanks-Harris, Papermaking and the art of watercolor in eighteenth-century Britain, Paul Sandby and the Whatman Paper Mill , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2006, p. 14, fig. 10, NJ18.Sa56 A15 V5 2006 (YCBA)


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