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

A Fence by a Gorge

Date:
between 1777 and 1808
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 × 10 1/2 inches (36.8 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, in graphite, lower right: "S.DAVIS" [modern hand?]

Watermark: similar to Shorter 197 (portion of) (J Whatman) (Feur-de-lis)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.184
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
fence | hill | landscape
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8844
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