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

Continental Scene - Brigands in Ambush Awaiting a Coach

Date:
1777
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, gray ink and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/8 x 18 7/8in. (33.3 x 47.9cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "J.28."

Watermark: Heawood 3463 (J Whatman & C°) (names)

Signed and dated, in pen, with black ink, over graphite, lower right: "S DAVIS | 1777"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.176
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8831
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