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Creator:
Alfred Stevens, 1817–1875, British
Title:
Design for Ceiling and Frieze
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 x 11 1/2in. (22.9 x 29.2cm) and Sheet: 9 1/8 × 11 1/2 inches (23.2 × 29.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center right: "black"

Lettered in pen and brown ink upper left to upper right: "H L R V M C C C L X D M V C"; lower center: "I V A | E N T V S"; lower left: "D E C | R I P I T A S"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6053
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8438
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