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Creator:
John Robert Cozens, 1752–1797, British
Title:

A Sarcophagus Behind a Domed Building

Additional Title(s):

Domed Building behind a Sarcophagus

Part Of:

Collective Title: Beaumont Album

Date:
between 1782 and 1783
Medium:
Graphite and varnish on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches (14 x 16.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite upper right: "KK | 37"; in graphite lower left: "2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4413
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | dome | Grand Tour | landscape | sarcophagus | trees | waterfalls
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8644
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Kim Sloan, Alexander and John Robert Cozens, the poetry of landscape , Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1986, pp. 151-52, pl. 171, NJ18 C83 S56 (YCBA)


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