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Creator:
John Sell Cotman, 1782–1842, British
Title:

Military School and Abbey Church of St Stephen at Caen

Former Title(s):

Abbaye Aux Hommes, Caen

Date:
1818
Medium:
Graphite and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 17 1/4 inches (26 x 43.8 cm) and Image: 7 1/2 x 16 1/8 inches (19.1 x 41 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left "17"; in graphite, lower left "1[818?]"; in graphite, lower left: "Military School and Abbey Church of St Stephen, at Caen."; in graphite, lower right, "Wal[...]"; in red chalk, lower center: "52"

Collector's mark: RIBA blind embossed stamp

Signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "J. Cotman Aug 13. 1818."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.566
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
school
Associated Places:
Caen | France
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8612
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