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Creator:
John Robert Cozens, 1752–1797, British
Title:
Lake of Vico Between Rome and Florence
Date:
1783
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/8 x 14 13/16 inches (25.7 x 37.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, upper left: "17989." in pen and brown ink, center: "Lake of Vico. between Rome and Florence."; in graphite, center: "Lago di Vico"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1002
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | Grand Tour | lake | landscape | mountains | trees
Associated Places:
Florence | Italy | Rome | Vico, Lago di
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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The Art of Alexander and John Robert Cozens (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-09-17 - 1980-11-16)

Classic Ground - British Artists and the Landscape of Italy, 1740-1830 (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-07-29 - 1981-09-20)

Alexander and J. R. Cozens (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1987-01-30 - 1987-03-29)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2007-07-11 - 2007-09-30)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-06-09 - 2008-08-17)

Great British Watercolors from the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art (The State Hermitage Museum, 2007-10-23 - 2008-01-13)

Publications:
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Maria Delores Sanchez-Jauregul, The English prize, the capture of the Westmorland, an episode of the grand tour , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2012, pp. 122, 123, fig. 80, N9135 .E54 2012 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Kim Sloan, Alexander and John Robert Cozens, the poetry of landscape , Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1986, pp. 138, 140, pl. 152, NJ18 C83 S56 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8861
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