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Creator:
John Robert Cozens, 1752–1797, British
Title:

Upon the Aare between Unterseen and the Lake of Brientz

Date:
1776
Medium:
Watercolor, blue wash, gray wash, graphite, and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, mounted on medium, slightly textured, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches (23.5 x 36.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper left: "Upon the Aare between | Unterseen and the Lake of | Brientz | 15"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "(PM 2157) | (65/9/14/3)"

Watermark: "LVG" Similar to Heawood: 2744.

Signed in graphite lower right: "3 7 6 0 | COZENS, J R"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1104
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
fishermen | Grand Tour | lake | landscape | mountains | river | towers | trees
Associated Places:
Aare | Lake Brienz | Switzerland | Unterseen
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8864
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