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Creator:
Alexander Cozens, 1717–1786, British
Title:

Hyde Park

Date:
between 1746 and 1750
Medium:
Black chalk with white gouache and buff-gray ground on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, mounted on thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches (16.8 x 19.7 cm) and Mount: 8 7/8 x 10 1/8 inches (22.5 x 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite lower center: "In Hyde Park - The Serpentine -"; in graphite lower right: "D24767"; inscribed on back of mount in graphite center: "25"; in graphite lower right: "COZENS, Alexander | Hyde Park | (PM 2365) | (62/5/26/24) | (D24767)"

Signed on mount in pen and gray ink lower left: "Alexr. Cozens." Not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1102
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
building | landscape | park (grounds) | stones | trees
Associated Places:
England | Hyde Park | London | Serpentine River | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8757
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