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Creator:
Samuel Davis, 1757–1819, British
Title:

View at Lucerne: The Jesuits College

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 7/8 × 23 1/16 inches (42.9 × 58.6 cm) and Image: 13 5/16 × 19 3/8 inches (33.8 × 49.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "The Jesuits College, & Pont de la Cour, Lucerne."; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "View of Lucerne | -The Jesuits College & | The original by Pars"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "J.8."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "17"

Watermark: J Whatman [names] (similar to Heawood 3460)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.162
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
Lucerne
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8720
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