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

Kirkdale House, Kirkcudbright, Scotland

Former Title(s):

Formerly called Mountain Landscape with Red Castle.

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Sketch of Architectural Plan

Date:
ca. 1786
Medium:
Pen and brown ink with watercolor and gouache on medium, cream, slightly textured, laid paper mounted on moderately thick, cream, rough laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches (27.3 x 36.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in graphite upper right: "2 | 8"; on mount in graphite lower left: "34"; on mount in graphite lower right in graphite: " [...] paper [...] sepia | [...]"

Watermark: laid paper mount: LVG/ Brittania (Churchill 227).

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5194
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bridge (built work) | figures | mountains | river
Associated Places:
Dumfries and Galloway | Europe | Kirkcudbright | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8871
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