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

Tree and Distant Hills

Date:
between 1750 and 1755
Medium:
Brushed black ink and brown wash on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper, mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/8 x 7 7/8 inches (16.2 x 20 cm) and Mount: 7 x 8 5/8 inches (17.8 x 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite upper left: "45" in graphite lower right: "D. 1494"

Signed on mount in pen and gray ink lower left: "Alex.r Cozens."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4990
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | bushes | hills | landscape | mountains | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8760
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