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Creator:
Robert Adam, 1728–1792, British
Title:

Figures in a Rocky Romantic Landscape

Date:
1787
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, beige, rough laid paper mounted on medium, cream, slightly textured laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches (14.6 x 23.5 cm) and Mount: 8 x 11 1/2 inches (20.3 x 29.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in pen and brown ink lower right: "RA delnt 1787; in pen and brown ink, bottom center: "Gilpin"; inscribed on verso of mount in graphite, lower right: "4"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, bottom left: "RA delin.t 1787"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.2
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figures | landscape | mountains | Romantic | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8870
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