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

Coast Near Sorrento

Date:
1764-1831
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 x 18 1/8 inches (29.8 x 46 cm) and Contemporary drawn border: 13 3/4 x 20 inches (34.9 x 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower right: "IS"; In graphite, verso, center: "near Sorrento"

Signed in brown ink, lower right: "IS"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1614
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | clouds | fog | Grand Tour | mountains
Associated Places:
Campania | Europe | Italy | Napoli | Sorrento
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8237
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 204, no. 409, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)


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