<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
David Cox, 1783–1859, British
Title:

The Abbey Gates Looking to Greenfield House

Date:
1840s
Medium:
Watercolor with scratching out over graphite on medium moderately textured cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 1/4 inches (12.4 x 8.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In artist's hand in pen and brown ink, verso: "from Metchley Abbey Gates/Looking along Greenfield Lane/To Greenfield House;" inscribed on verso in graphite: "B"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.190
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | house | landscape | trees
Associated Places:
Birmingham | Europe | Greenfield House | Harborne | Metchley Abbey | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8264
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.